Anni Wallenius

Anni Wallenius works as Chief Collections Curator at the Finnish Museum of Photography. At her work she is responsible for, among other things, planning, developing and realization of collections management and collecting initiatives. As national specialized museum of photography her institution is interested in collecting and documenting all aspects of different photographic cultures ranging from photographic art to visual social media. She is part of the Nordic Research project, Collecting Social Photography, which studies vernacular social media photography as cultural heritage. She holds MA in Art History and is a member of co-ordination group of Finnish National network for collections management co-operation and present day documentation (TAKO). rn