Born in 1972 in Finland, Elina Brotherus graduated from the Helsinki Universityof Art and Design. In most of her work, she stages herself autobiographically or fictionally, at the same time questioning the classical forms of pictorial art such as the nude, the portrait or landscapes. In the serie “12 Years After” she goes back to her arrival in France and her study of the French language using Post-it notes stuck on everything around her.
This article is reserved for subscribed members only. If you are already a member, you can log in here below.
Subscribe for full access to The Eye of Photography archives!
That’s thousands of images and articles, documenting the history of the medium of photography and its evolution during the last decade, through a unique daily journal. Explore how photography, as an art and as a social phenomenon, continue to define our experience of the world. Two offers are available.
Subscribe either monthly for $5 or annually for $50 (2 months offered).