Niina Vatanen is an artist working with photographs, text, sound, installations and found material. Vatanen graduated with a Master’s degree from the Department of Photography at the University of Art and Design in Helsinki in 2008. Since then her artworks have been on display in numerous galleries, museums and photo festivals in Finland and abroad, e.g. Germany, France, The Netherlands, Great Britain, Northern Ireland, Greece, Russia and South Korea.
Vatanen has published two books with the German publishing house Kehrer Verlag: Archive Play (2014) together with Hertta Kiiski and A Room’s Memory/Huoneen muisti (2013). Vatanen lives and works in Helsinki.