Sara Rundgren Yazdani

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Sara R. Yazdani is PhD Candidate in Media Aesthetics at the Department of Media and Communication, University of Oslo (2014-2018). Her field of research is contemporary art, media aesthetics, avant-garde art theory, media ecology, media archaeology and art and technology. She is currently writing a PhD on art, media and technology where she explores art works in the light of certain media ecological ways of thinking images. Her focus is on avant-garde and contemporary art, with a particular interest in the German artist Wolfgang Tillmans. Yazdani is also an art critic. 


Yazdani helds a Master of Media Studies from the University of Oslo (2010-2012) with a focus on contemporary art, media aesthetics and feminism, and a Bachelor in Media and Cultural Studies from Nottingham Trent University, UK (2007-2010). She has previously worked as a lecturer and seminar leader at the University of Oslo, teaching in art and media, and a research assistant for the project Media Aesthetics. Yazdani has also worked with curating in a various of different projects and galleries. 

Tags: Avantgarde, Media aesthetics, Contemporary Art, media archeology, Art and Technology, Photography


  • Yazdani, Sara R. (2017). Karl Larsson. Artforum International.  ISSN 1086-7058.
  • Yazdani, Sara R. (2017). Matias Faldbakken. Artforum International.  ISSN 1086-7058.
  • R. Yazdani, Sara (2016). Digital Flows.  ISSN 1504-0925.
  • Yazdani, Sara R. (2016). Benjamin Crotty. Artforum International.  ISSN 1086-7058.
  • Yazdani, Sara R. (2016). Eloquent Materials.  ISSN 1504-0925.
  • Yazdani, Sara R. (2016). Wolfgang Tillmans. Artforum International.  ISSN 1086-7058.
  • Yazdani, Sara Elina Rundgren (2015). Bodily Transformations: The Work of Marius Engh, In Bjarne Bare & Behzad Farazollahi (ed.),  New Scandinavian Photography.  Black Dog Publishing.  ISBN 9781910433096.  Chapter 4.
  • Yazdani, Sara Elina Rundgren & Winterling, Susanne M. (2015). New Forms of Life: The Physicality and Poetics of Pictures. Objektiv. Tidskrift for kamerabasert kunst.  ISSN 1891-6198.
  • Yazdani, Sara Elina Rundgren (2014). Privata ögonblick: kropp och intimitet i Lina Scheynius fotografier. Objektiv. Tidskrift for kamerabasert kunst.  ISSN 1891-6198.

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  • Hausken, Liv; Haagensen, Trine Krigsvoll & Yazdani, Sara Elina Rundgren (red.) (2014). Fra Terror til Overvåking. Vidarforlaget AS.  ISBN 978-82-7990-233-1.  320 s.

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  • Yazdani, Sara Elina Rundgren (2015). Art Belongs to Those Who See It. Artforum International.  ISSN 1086-7058.
  • Yazdani, Sara Elina Rundgren (2015). En Taktil Värld.  ISSN 1504-0925.
  • Yazdani, Sara Elina Rundgren (2015). Objektets sociala process.  ISSN 1504-0925.
  • Yazdani, Sara Elina Rundgren (2015). Organiska Medier.  ISSN 1504-0925.
  • Yazdani, Sara Elina Rundgren (2014). En konceptuell utopi. Fett.  ISSN 1504-1921.
  • Yazdani, Sara Elina Rundgren (2014). Oslo, Norge: En samtale med Eivind Lentz, I: Liv Hausken; Trine Krigsvoll Haagensen & Sara Elina Rundgren Yazdani (red.),  Fra Terror til Overvåking.  Vidarforlaget AS.  ISBN 978-82-7990-233-1.  Kapittel 11.
  • Yazdani, Sara Elina Rundgren (2014). The Sculptural Body.

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Published Apr. 2, 2014 5:13 PM - Last modified Aug. 15, 2017 1:46 PM