Terhi Penttilä lives and works in Helsinki, Finland. She has studied at Art School MAA, Lahti Institute of Fine Arts and University if Art and Design Helsinki. She has also worked as a teacher of Fine Arts in Tampere University of Applied Sciences in 2000–06. Penttilä’s works have been presented in exhibitions in e.g. Gallery Jangva and MUU Gallery in Helsinki, Studio D'Ars in Milan, Photographic Centre Nykyaika in Tampere and Kunsthalle Helsinki as well as in festivals and events in Finland and abroad.