About

Maja Sten works as a freelance illustrator in Stockholm.

She graduated from the Royal College of Art in 2002. Since then she has worked as an illustrator with major design and advertising agencies. In addition to the commercial work she has realised a series of self initiated projects including narrative wallpapers, a doorstop in cast iron, owl keyrings, posters, a collection of photo-etched necklaces and most recently paper mobiles.

Contact Sweden: info@agentbauer.com

Contact UK: kiki@peppercookies.com

Address

Lundagatan 38A
117 27 Stockholm
Sweden
info@majasten.se

Exhibitions

Sten Sax von Zweigbergk

Restaurang Riche, Stockholm 2012
Grafikens hus, Mariefred, 2012
Form Design Center, Malmö 2013

Nordic Day

Korea Foundation, Seoul, 2012

Drama Café

Formex Fair Älvsjö, Stockholm, 2009

Expectations

Botkyrka Konsthall, Stockholm, 2009

Joyful Bewilderment

The Rough Trade, London, 2008

Tradition

Newcastle, UK, 2008

Helsinki Biennale

Helsinki, Finland, 2008

Miscellaneous

Education Board Member

GDI (Graphic Design & Illustration)
Konstfack, Stockholm, 2007–2010

Visuelt

Jury member
Oslo, Norway, 2008

Trigger Happy

Workshop
GDI (Graphic Design & Illustration)
Konstfack, Stockholm, 2006

Fanzine Workshop

Beckmans School of Design, Stockholm 2006

Extra Ordinary

Co-curator
Art and design exhibition
Kulturhuset, Stockholm, 2005

A Room of One's Own

Workshop
GDI (Graphic Design & Illustration)
Konstfack, Stockholm, 2005