Vanessa Forstén (b. 1990) lives and works in Helsinki, Finland. 

Forstén graduated from The University for the Creative Art’s in Rochester UK in 2013. Forstén works both as a freelance photographer for commissioned assignments and as an independent artist. 

Her art focuses on the identity of female and feminine. Forsténs first solo exhibition ‘Always invisible, never out of sight' took place in May 2016 at CREAT SPACE in Helsinki. Forstén has had five solo exhibitions in Finland. She has participated in numerous group exhibitions in Europe, Japan and USA.  Menorrhoea was exhibited at Fotocentrum Raseborg in 2018. The exhibition got a lot of media attention. 

She has published two monographs: What’sin me is in you (2013) and Always invisible never out of sight (2016)

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Forstén is available for commissions regarding interior, portraiture, product and more. Follow her on Facebook and Instagram for more recent updates. 


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