Susanna Majuri

Finland, Helsinki Galleria Heino

Susanna Majuri (1978, Helsinki) graduated from the Turku Arts Academy in 2004 and has an M.A. in photography from the University of Art and Design in Helsinki. In her photographs, Susanna Majuri captures short narrative scenes as though they were film stills of a story yet to be told. Her main characters, young women mostly, their faces hidden, give a distinct impression of being lost. She has had exhibitions in New York and in numerous European countries, including Finland, Norway, Sweden, Iceland, Denmark, Poland, Germany and France. Susanna Majuri won the photography prize Gras Savoye Award in Arles, France 2005 and is part of the photographic movement Helsinki School.