by Niemi, Anja, 1976- photographer, interviewee.
November 12, 2019
Call Number: 770.9874 N668
The cover of Anja Niemi’s first monograph, In Character, shows a kimono-wearing woman collapsed against a beautifully painted wall. Both the room and her outfit are sumptuous and elegant, but there’s a sense that there might be something deeply wrong with her. She looks almost propped against the wall, face first, like a piece of furniture. The image is both striking and unnerving and it made me want to read the whole book and learn more about this artist.I had not heard of Anja Niemi until I came upon In Character. A Norwegian artist, her work is slightly similar to artist... Read Full Review