Maja Daniels (b.1985) is a Swedish photography-based artist. Her work is influenced by her studies in sociology and can be described as a multi-layered academic and artistic practice that includes sociological methodology, sound, moving image and archive materials, aiming to further explore each medium’s narrative and performative functions.
She is the recipient of numerous awards and her work has been exhibited in Paris, London, New York, Bilbao and at various international photo festivals.
She has received grants and bursaries to develop personal projects and is regularly lecturing about her work. She also works on commissions for the weekly and monthly press worldwide and collaborates with cultural institutions, using photography as a tool within wider cultural research.