Sara Rundgren Yazdani

Doctoral Research Fellow - Department of Media and Communication
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Postal address Postboks 1093 Blindern 0317 OSLO
Other affiliations Faculty of Humanities


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


  • Yazdani, Sara R. (2017). Karl Larsson. 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