Hanna Liden was born 1976 in Stockholm, Sweden and currently lives and works in New York. She graduated from Parsons School of Design in 2002 with a BFA in Photography. Liden grew up in the surburbs in Sweden and moved into her own flat in an age of 17. After working as photo assistand and in television, she moved from Stockholm to London. In 1998 she went to New York. Hanna Liden made her way into the New York art scene in the mid-2000s with a series of photographs. Together with friends artists as Nate Lowman, (with whom she also has exhibited with in Salon 94) Dan Colen, Agathe Snow and the late Dash Snow, Liden is a part of the downtown subculture in NYC. Her works have great attention among collectors, museums and collections.