Research projects

Externally funded research projects at Konstfack.

Design, beyond service and product - educating for new vistas of design professions

The aim with this project is to create a proposal for a highly relevant design education preparing the students to conduct designerly, collaborativ...

A Swedish Typeface 1897–1930

The project "A Swedish Typeface 1897–1930" addresses typographic design and its relation to nationalism, and the role of historiography in the...

A brand for everyone. KF's graphic design, advertising and design.

In the 1970s The Swedish Cooperative Union (KF) launched large, visionary projects, based on KF's ideological legacy. This research project studies...

Narrative processes in between- the narrative practices of comics

Narrative processes in between – the narrative practices of comics is a research project that takes a look at how different working methods and...

Energy efficient lighting strategies for urban environments: Feeling safe at reduced lighting levels

The research project will develop new energy-efficient lighting solutions for urban environments.

Symbiotic Tactics

The project is structured through four subprojects. Each of these is being developed to enact responses that deal with socio-ecological issues at...

Urban acoustic screens

Acoustic screens, "noise barriers", are not commonly used in urban environments, for aesthetic reasons. This project will develop a new type of low...

Updated: 7 September 2012
Author: Olga Karlsson