Niina Vatanen was born in 1977 in Finland. She lives and works in Helsinki. Vatanen received her MA at the University of Art and Design Helsinki in 2008. She has had numerous solo exhibitions in Finland and Germany and has been part of numerous group exhibitions in France, Russia, Denmark and Finland. Vatanen’s work is included in several collections in Finland, including the Saastamoinen Foundation and the State of Finland collection, as well as numerous private collections in Europe. Her monograph, A Room’s Memory, was published by Kehrer in 2013.