—Her work questions the feminine condition. Examining traditions, religions and modernity, and applying this to such subjects as abortion and artificial insemination, she proposes a dual vision between the sacred and the profane, asceticism and eroticism, cutural heritage and emancipation.
—Born in southern Tyrol in 1971, she lives and works in Milano and Paris. Before dedicating herself to photography at the age of 20, she created through painting and drawing. A self taught artist, Brigitte Niedermair has been working principally in fashion since 2000, composing her photographs as if they were paintings.