Liga Sakse was born in Riga in 1976. She took her master’s degree at the Visual Communication Department in Latvian Academy of Art. Currently she is ABD in the doctoral course of the same institution, having specialised in the history and theory of photography. She is employed as member of the board at the Foto.lv in Latvia.
Her works are in the collection of the book „The Best Photographers VI”, published by PhotoArt, Prague, 2011
She was awarded the following scholarships:
in 2010, GRUNDTVIG WORKSHOPS „Trash. Chance. Idea”, Hartberg, Styria, Austria,
in 2010, LMSA at the Residence in Bremen art house, Bremen, Germany.