As part of our lecture series How to write about art?, the author, photographer and artist Susanne Hætta shares her experiences and knowledge when it comes to writing about art. A free, digital lecture for everyone who wants to immerse themselves in art and express themselves through text.
About the speaker
Susanne Hætta is a Sami author, photographer and artist. She has an degree in social sciences from the UiT The Arctic University of Norway and the University of Bergen, as well as a professional background in journalism. Her latest book Mázejoavku. Collectivity and Art tells the story of the Sami artist group Mázejoavku,. It was published by DAT and the Office for Contemporary Art Norway in November 2020.
Previously, Hætta has self-published the artist portrait Luondduadjágasat - Dreamscapes about artist and poet Synnøve Persen and the photo book Mari Moments - Mari Liibbat about the artist Mari Boine.