Brianna Soukup
Photographer

I am documentary and portrait photographer based in Portland, Maine.

Born and raised in Nebraska, I’ve since lived and worked in Chicago, Florida and Virginia. I graduated with degree journalism from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 2014.

As a staff photojournalist at the Portland Press Herald, the largest newspaper in Maine. I focus on both everyday community journalism and long-term projects dealing with a number of issues, including socioeconomic inequality and substance use disorder.

Brianna Soukup
Photographer

I am documentary and portrait photographer based in Portland, Maine.

Born and raised in Nebraska, I’ve since lived and worked in Chicago, Florida and Virginia. I graduated with degree journalism from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 2014.

As a staff photojournalist at the Portland Press Herald, the largest newspaper in Maine. I focus on both everyday community journalism and long-term projects dealing with a number of issues, including socioeconomic inequality and substance use disorder.

  • Berlinde De Bruyckere: No Life Lost
    Feb 3 – May 26, 2024
    Artipelag
    Gustavsberg, Sweden
    Belgian artist Berlinde De Bruyckere’s large-scale sculptures and installations of wax, wood, textile, metal and horse hide are executed in an unmistakable artistic style. Grappling with the existential human condition, De Bruyckere’s work addresses human vulnerability and fragility, desire and suffering, resilience and transformation. Opening on February 3, the comprehensive exhibition No Life Lost is the first presentation of the work of De Bruyckere in Sweden. (more…)
  • Kyiv Perennial
    Feb 23 – Jun 9, 2024
    Various Locations
    Berlin, Germany
    Curating an international Kyiv Biennial with cultural workers in times of war poses a challenge both for the institutions and for the individuals involved. Curatorship under emergency circumstances imposes completely different conditions on the production and perception of artworks and discourses, and reimagines the biennial as a collective endeavor on an existential ground of political, social, and cultural survival. (more…)
  • Mara Palena: Oikeiôsis
    Publication
    Witty Books
    International
    The knowledge of one’s inner self as the sole tool for self-fulfillment, for stoically embracing the human condition in all its turmoils – that is what ancient Greeks used to call Oikeiôsis. The same word was chosen by Mara Palena to call a project that unfolds over the duration of existence. The analog images shot by the artist from her childhood to today do not follow any external precept. (more…)