Pirjetta Brander (born 1970) is visual artist currently living and working in Helsinki, Finland. She makes drawings, paintings, animations, sculptures and large scale installations.
Her paintings and drawings are figurative, full of color, contrast and details. Her animations resemble moving paintings and often include performative elements. All her work is strongly based on drawing.
She has studied art in Konstskolan Basis, Stockholm, Sweden, Tampere Polytechnics, Art And Media department, Tampere, Finland and in sculpture department at Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki, Finland. She has participated solo and group exhibitions, videofestivals and screenings since 1995 worldwide. She also writes about visul art and artists, curates and produces exhibitions and teaches in all major art schools in Finland.