Susanne Junker is an artist with focus on photography. Born 1973 in Germany, she lives and works in Paris France and Shanghai China. Autodidact, her work concentrates on identity and femininity.

 Susanne Junker, WhyWhyArt center, Nanjing, China, December 2017

Susanne Junker, WhyWhyArt center, Nanjing, China, December 2017



Finalist and resident artist of the 2018 “German Artists in Shanghai” residency program by Goethe-Institut Shanghai and the Shanghai Institute of Design of the China Academy of Art

Selected Exhibitions


To be like water, WhyWhyArt, curated by Zane Mellupe, Suzhou China.

On starting another conversation about comparative feminism, WhyWhyArt, curated by Zane Mellupe, Nanjing China. 


ID-Identity Montvalent Art Festival, Montvalent France.

Portrait-Parole, Green-Chills Festival, Paris France.


The Artist is not Present Art is Present, WuZoren Art Foundation, curated by Tina Ting Zhang, Beijing China.

Community Hospital, WhyWhy Art, curated by Zane Mellupe. Shanghai China.

Playing with Beauty, RedLine Art Center, curated by Mark Sink, Denver, USA.


Mauvais Genre, Addict Gallery, curated by Samantha Barroero, Paris France.


Secret 7, Artist Collective, curated by Chris Gill, Shanghai, China.

ID-Identity, Brownstone Foundation (workshop, presentation), Paris France.

ID-Identity, Women Museum Hittisau (workshop, presentation), Hittisau Austria.

Paris, Shanghai, Schnifis, 12C Space for Art, Schnifis Austria.


Body Noise, Museum of Textile and Costum, curated by Wang Yuhong / Shanghai China.


Féminité 0.1, Maison Particuliere, Brussels Belgium.

Aviation, 1918 Art-Space / Shanghai, China.


Dialog IV Beijing-Jena, Volksbad, curated by Rolf Kluenter, Jena Germany.

X-SPACE, Hubei Art Museum, curated by Liu Fan, Wuhan, China.

M120 ‒ Moganshan re-used!, Moganshan Lu 120, Shanghai, China.

Groupshow, Eastlink Gallery, curated by Li Liang, Shanghai, China.

Vomiting world, Teapot Gallery, Cologne Germany.


Tete à tête, Galerie Acte 2 / Paris France.

5 Shanghai Germans, stage 候台BACK project space, Shanghai China.


BCDF, Moonriver MoCA, Beijing China.

Our Lives, Xujiahui Art Center, curated by Wu Wenxing, Shanghai China.

Geiles Globales Gesicht, stage 候台BACK project space, Shanghai China.


Stage Back, Galerie Acte 2 Photo, Paris France. 

. . . bibliography coming soon . . .