Jaanus Samma is born 1982 in Tallinn, Estonia where he lives and works. He won Estonia's most prestigious contemporary art award the Köler Prize grand-prix.
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
A research on the borders between public and private space.
Sternberg Press - Monographs and artists' books
This two-volume publication tells the story of Juhan Ojaste, an Estonian gay icon, and tackles the issue of homophobia in authoritarian political regimes. Not Suitable for Work attempts to create counter-narratives that recognize the inclusion of suppressed histories, communities, and identities (catalogue of the Estonian Pavilion at the 56th Venice Biennale).