Kristjan Mändmaa is a graphic designer and educator. He studied printmaking and book design in the Estonian Academy of Arts and graphic design in Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam. As a designer, Kristjan has been involved in editorial work designing books, newspapers and magazines.
Since 2003, Kristjan has been teaching design in different universities in Estonia. He has created and run BA and MA programs in visual communication, entrepreneurship and interaction design. Since 2016, he has been working as a Dean of Design in Estonian Academy of Arts. Kristjan is also a CIRRUS board member