The Procession of Spectres

PhotographerVille Kansanen
Prize1st Place in Fine Art
City/CountryOakland, United States
About Photographer

Ville Kansanen was born in Espoo, Finland in 1984 and studied photography in the Glasgow School of Art before moving to Los Angeles to pursue a career as an artist in 2008. In LA, he infiltrated the local art scene and since then has showcased his work across the United States. In 2013, he moved to the Bay Area and has been producing an ongoing series of conceptual photographic works titled The Procession of Spectres, garnering support internationally. In 2014, he won the Kontinent Award for Fine Artist of the Year with his photograph “Unfolding”.