Sonya Mantere (1987) is a visual artist based in Finland.
In her work she explores the relationship women have with their body.
She’s inspired by the emotional troubles and passionate relationships between human beings.
Sonya wants to capture the character of the subject and to portray the tension between the individual and herself. This social aspect is very essential in her work.
Photography is a tool for her to reveal what is hidden and access the lives of people and their stories.
Sonya works with imagery and video installations.