Sanja Pahoki

Sanja Pahoki (1965, Australia) is a photo-based artist who has a love of Nordic countries and Finnish saunas.

During her Helsinki residency, Sanja made new work for an exhibition which aimed to challenge romantic notions of islands. This work was shown during Tasmania’s ‘Ten Days on the Island Festival’ in 2011. She also created a photographic and neon installation about love and loss that was based on images taken during her winter residency on Suomenlinna.