Maija Tammi

Artist and Doctor of Arts, Finland

Maija Tammi is a Finnish artist and Doctor of Arts, whose photographs, sculptures, and installations converse on topics around disgust and fascination, science and aesthetics. She regularly collaborates with scientists and musicians. Maija's work has been exhibited among others in Paris, Berlin, Rome, London, New York, and Tokyo, and she has three published books: Leftover/Removals (Kehrer Verlag, 2014), White Rabbit Fever (Bromide Books, 2017) and Sick Photography (Aalto Arts Books, 2017). Her background is in photojournalism and she worked as a photojournalist for six years before her artistic career. She holds a master's degree in visual journalism and completed her doctorate from Aalto University, School of Arts, Design and Architecture, Finland, in 2017.