17.11.11

Opening of Maja Gunn’s solo exhibition Play at the Textile Museum, Borås. November 11th 1pm-3pm.

Maja Gunn: Play November 11 2017 – April 22 2018

17.10.19

Maja Gunn is in the design talk “Design – med kroppen som utgångspunkt” with Isabella Chydenius and Minna Palmqvist. Moderator Cay Bond. 5 pm, Finlandsinstitutets galleri, Stockholm

17.10.12

Maja Gunn talks about Norm Form in Swedish Radio’s Kulturnytt.

17.10.10

Maja Gunn is in SVT Morgonstudion talking about the exhibition Norm Form and how craft, design and architecture can confirm and/or challenge norms.

17.10.10

Book Release of 2nd edition of Maja Gunn’s Body Acts Queer: Clothing as a performative challenge to heteronormativity.

5.30pm-7pm at Konst-ig, Åsögatan 124, Stockholm

rsvp & more info about the event

17.10.06 – 18.02.11

Maja Gunn is the curator (together with Camilla Andersson & Karin Ehrnberger) of the exhibition Norm Form at ArkDes, Stockholm.

Norm Form

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17.09.16

Feminist Futures of Spatial Practice: Materialisms, Activisms, Dialogues, Pedagogies, Projections (eds. Schalk, Kristiansson, Mazé, 2017) is now available. The publication contents text and images about Exclude Me In (a collaboration project by Maja Gunn, MYCKET and The New Beauty Council) and much more.

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17.08.31

Maja Gunn is the moderator for a talk entitled Fashion talks on challenging norms.

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17.05.20

Maja Gunn at Avesta Art

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Maja Gunn at Avesta Art

17.05.06

Maja Gunn is in an interactive talk at Platoon – The Global Creative Alliance, Mexico City

17.05.04

Maja Gunn is in the panel discussion: “Rethinking Fashion and Design” at Centro (Auditorium), Mexico City

17.03.25

Opening Maja Gunn at Ludvika Konsthall

17.03.20

Maja Gunn has a lecture at Lorensbergsteatern, Göteborg

17.03.08

Maja Gunn will talk about her research at Vänermuseet

16.11.30

Maja Gunn is part of the exhibition A Queen Within Adorned Archetypes at Art Basel Miami.

Includes works by Maja Gunn, Iris Van Herpen, Vivienne Westwood, Hussein Chalayan, Rick Owens and more.

http://museea.com/aqwaa_press.pdf

16.11.24

Maja Gunn & Saga Becker will talk about queer, performativity, identity & creativity.

7pm, Kåken, Regeringsgatan 66, Stockholm

more info about the event

16.11.21

Maja Gunn receives Landstinget i Dalarnas culture grant (Kulturstipendium) with the motivation

“Maja’s textile art and design provoke and questioning norms. She pushes the lines and makes us think. Maja combines design with social critic and with her work she highlights contemporary and important questions about feminism, gender roles and norm critic.”

“Majas textila konst och design provocerar och ifrågasätter normer. Hon tänjer på gränserna och får oss att tänka till. Maja väver ihop design och samhällskritik och med sitt arbete lyfter hon aktuella och viktiga frågor om feminism, könsroller och normkritik.”

16.11.13

The film Baby, by Lovisa Sirén (costumes Maja Gunn) will be screening at Grand, Sveavägen, Stockholm at 7pm

16.11.11

Maja Gunn’s doctoral thesis got out of stock almost immediately. Please email maja@majagunn.com if you’re interested in

pre-order from the 2nd edition

16.11.03

Maja Gunn will do a talk with artist Joanna Rytel

7pm Kåken, Regeringsgatan 66, Stockholm

more info about event

16.10.29

Baby, by Lovisa Sirén (costumes Maja Gunn) won prize as best film at Uppsala Film Festival

16.10.27

Maja Gunn talks with Kakan Hermansson about feminism and sisterhood as survival strategy.

Kåken, Stockholm, 7pm.

more info about event

16.10.17

Audition by Lovisa Sirén (costumes Maja Gunn) will be screening on the Swedish Television at 10.40pm

16.10.15

Maja Gunn about research, gender and clothes in Swedish Radio’s P4 Extra at 2pm

Gender neutral clothes challenge norms

16.10.13

Maja Gunn and Bahar Pars will talk about using personal experiences in creative processes. 7-8pm

Kåken, Regeringsgatan 66.

About the event

16.10.12

Hear Maja Gunn talks about fashion, gender and commercial campaigns at 5pm in Swedish Radio P5 at 5pm

16.1o.11

Maja Gunn is the writer and stylist of the article “Det är vår tid nu” (It’s our time now) about five transsexual women and the Swedish tv documentary Tjejer som oss (Girls like us). For Bon Magazine

Read here

16.10.07

Maja Gunn in Swedish Radio’s Stil

“I veckans program berättar vi mer om historien bakom idén om ett unisexmode. Vi träffar också Maja Gunn, konstnär och doktor i modedesign, som i sin avhandling ”Body Acts Queer – Clothing as a performative challenge to hetero normativity” har studerat kläder i relation till frågor om genus och queer.”

Listen to Stil

16.10.03

Maja talks about pockets and gender in Swedish Radio’s PP3

16.09.29

Handjur by Stina Persson Helleday and Sandra Isacsson (costumes Maja Gunn) has its premiere at STOCKmotion Film Festival

16.09.20

Open lecture with Maja Gunn at Beckmans College of Design. 4.15pm

16.09.13

Maja Gunn has a lecture at Parsons, Paris

16.09.04

Vetenskapsradion about Maja Gunn’s research

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16.09.04

Swedish Radio’s Forskarliv about Maja Gunn

listen here

16.08.12

Baby, by director Lovisa Sirén (costumes by Maja Gunn) is screening at Hagabion, Gothenburg at 1pm, as part of the Way Out West festival’s film program

16.07.27

Swedish feminist online newspaper Feministiskt Perspektiv writes about Maja Gunn and her research

Maja Gunn\’s fashion and design is developed from a queer feminist perspective

16.07.27

Baby, by director Lovisa Sirén (costumes by Maja Gunn) is screening at the Swedish Television.

Watch it here

16.06.30

Maja Gunn exhibit at Textile Museum in Borås. Until August 14th.

16.06.21

Maja Gunn defends her doctoral thesis Body Acts Queer – Clothing as a performative challenge to heteronormativity. You can download it here

16.06.20

BT writes about Maja Gunn and her fashion design research

She is challenging norms with provocative clothing design

16.05.31

Maja Gunn is doing a lecture at Riksteatern

16.04.22

The Swedish Television about Maja Gunn’s performance at Södertälje Konsthall. Watch it here

16.04.21

Maja Gunn is doing a performance at Södertälje Konsthall

16.03.21

Maja Gunn is in Jämställdhetspodden

16.02.10

The Swedish Television (SVT) shows Audition (director Lovisa Sirén, costume Maja Gunn) at 20.45 SVT 2

16.02.04

Maja Gunn holds a lecture and workshop (together with Frida Hållander) as part of Konstfack Research Week

16.01.30

Baby (director Lovisa Sirén, costume Maja Gunn) has its’ premiere at Göteborg Film Festival

16.o1.23

Audition (director Lovisa Sirén, costume Maja Gunn) is screening at Sundance Film Festival

16.01.18

Audition (director Lovisa Sirén, costume Maja Gunn) is nominated for a Guldbagge (Sweden’s leading film award) in the category best short film

16.01.18

Maja Gunn has a lecture about her work, at Modeskolan Stockholm

15.12.17

Elliphant’s music video Club Now Skunk (director Johan Holm), styled by Maja Gunn and Stina Persson Helleday is nominated for a Swedish Grammy in the category best music video.

15.09.30

Release of Vulkano’s new album Iridescence (styling by Maja Gunn) at Mindepartementet, Skeppsholmen, Stockholm 7pm-1am

to attend the event please rsvp here

15.09.26

Maja Gunn talks about her work in the Swedish Radio

listen

15.09.25

Opening of the exhibition Utopian Bodies – Fashion Looks Forward, Liljevalchs, Stockholm

About the exhibition

15.09.24

Maja Gunn talks about her work and about the exhibition Utopian Bodies – Fashion Looks Forward, with the curator Sofia Hedman.

In Nyhetsmorgon, TV4 at 6.45am

15.09.23

Audition has its’ premiere at Zita, Stockholm. Director Lovisa Sirén. Costumes by Maja Gunn

Audition trailer

15.09.03

Maja Gunn defends her Licentiate thesis  in Fashion Design Methodology: Body Acts Queer

School of Textiles, Borås 10-12

15.08.11

The film Audition is shown at the Way Out West Festival, Gothenburg. Director Lovisa Sirén. Costumes by Maja Gunn

15.06.05

Maja Gunn is interviewed about her work in The Swedish Radio

listen to it here

15.05.27

Maja Gunn’s Licentiate thesis Body Acts Queer is free to download

15.05.15

Maja Gunn receives a grant for her paper On & Off -The Designer as a Writer at IFFTI Fashion Conference, Florence, Italy

15.05.14

Maja Gunn presents her work at Florence International Library, Italy

15.04.24

Maja Gunn is doing a lecture and workshop at Fotoskolan in Gothenburg

15.03.10

The Woman Without Qualities by Kira Carpelan (costumes by Maja Gunn) is shown at Doc Lounge, Stockholm

15.03.09

Maja Gunn is doing a presentation at Nyckelviksskolan, Lidingö

15.02.25

Maja Gunn is doing a lecture at School of Architecture, KTH, Stockholm

15.01.25

The film Audition by Lovisa Sirén (costume by Maja Gunn) has its premiere at Gothenburg Film Festival.

The film is nominated for Startsladden

15.01.23

The film Audition by Lovisa Sirén (costume by Maja Gunn) is the opening film at Gothenburg Film Festival.

14.12.08 – 14.12.10

Maja Gunn is invited to present her paper Writing Queer, Gender and Design at the conference Excitable Writing, Linköping University

14.12.08

Maja Gunn is the moderator for a talk about Fashion and the narrative of the body with Efrat Tseelon, Robert Fux and This is Sweden arranged by Iaspis and Fashionplay.

6 pm at ccap, Stockholm

14.11.04

Maja Gunn is presenting Gender Design Practice at the Design Seminar at School of Textiles, Borås

14.11.04

Maja Gunn is doing a workshop for MA design students at School of Textiles, Borås

14.10.10

Maja Gunn is doing a presentation and workshop at the iGDN conference The GREAT Small in Hong Kong

More info and registration

14.09.29

Maja Gunn is having a lecture at Konstfack – University College of Art, Craft and Design

14.08.24

Maja Gunn is interviewed about bodily politics and fashion in the Swedish Newspaper Dagens Nyheter

14.07.30

Maja Gunn talks about her work in the Swedish Radio Sjuhärad

14.07.23

Maja Gunn presents Exclude Me In at the 15th Bakhtin Conference, Royal Academy of Fine Art, Stockholm

14.06.12

Maja Gunn makes clothes for Setting’s volunteers at the feminist conference Nordiskt Forum in Malmö

14.05.24

Maja Gunn wrote the chapter Acting Gender, Identity and Success – Clothing as Performative Expression for the exhibition catalogue Staged Fashion at Falkenberg Museum