Studio Parasto Backman
Högbergsgatan 33
116 20 Stockholm
+46 709 371 888



Studio Parasto Backman is a Stockholm based graphic design studio that primarily works within the cultural sector, with clients that include art galleries, architects, theaters, book publishers etc. Alongside the studio practice Parasto also teaches as Senior Lecturer at the Master Program in Visual Communication at Konstfack University College of Arts, Craft & Design. She is also a member of the board at Konstnärsnämnden (The Swedish Art Grants Committee) and Stockholms Kvinnohistoriska Museum (Womens History Museum).


  • Studio Parasto Backman (2008–)
  • Senior Lecturer in Graphic Design at Konstfack University College of Arts, Craft & Design (2017–)


AIGA – Eye on design
Hall of femmes
Grafisk Design Podcast (swedish)


  • Berlingpriset/Berling Price
  • Design S
  • Kolla!
  • AIGA Eye On Design
  • Hall of Femmes
  • It’s Nice That
  • Grafisk design podcast
  • Kobra, Swedish television
  • Cap & Design
  • Women of Graphic Design
  • Expo
  • Tecknaren
  • Contemporary Collected (Tokyo), Svensk form
  • Trendlist
  • Bon Magazine
  • Form Magazine for Nordic Architecture and Design
  • Göteborgs Internationella Film Festival
  • Tempo Documentary Festival
  • City Magazine
  • P3 Populär, Swedish radio
  • Rodeo Magazine
  • Plaza Deco
  • Golden Egg diploma, Design category
  • Svensk Bokkonst (Swedish Book Art)
  • Ung 06/07, Svensk Form
  • Headmaster’s scholarship, Tom Hedqvist (Beckman’s College of Design)
  • Biblis award for the best book cover
  • Affischprojektet, Swedish Screen Printing Association