The Helsinki-based photographic artist Eija Mäkivuoti works with long-term photo documentary projects. She also photographs performing arts such as music and performance art. She works as a photographer in a variety of interdisciplinary art projects and artist groups. Mäkivuoti holds a degree in photography from the Lahti Design Institute, and she has previously also trained as a visual artist. More info on me at www.eijamakivuoti.net.
"After a successful first day of Tuska, my mind and body suffered casualties in the wake of an all too lengthy after party at Virgin Oil. Worth it though, always refreshing to meet and chat with new and interesting people.
Birgit's Garden took part in 2016 Photobook Awards & Competition. The photobook list is featuring the compilation of photobooks showcased at the Photobook Salon at the ongoing Photo Independent Art Fair in Hollywood, Los Angeles. Birgit's Garden got an Honorable Mention in this year's Photobook Awards. In good company. #birgitsgarden