Born in Jerusalem, Sansour studied Fine Art in Copenhagen, London, New York. Her work is interdisciplinary, immersed in the current political dialogue and utilises video, photography, installation, the book form and the internet.
Sansour's work has featured in the biennials of Istanbul, Busan and Liverpool. She has exhibited at venues such as Tate Modern, London; Brooklyn Museum, NYC; Centre Pompidou, Paris; LOOP, Seoul; Queen Sofia Museum, Madrid; Louisiana Museum of Contemporary Art, Denmark; House of World Cultures, Berlin and MOCA, Hiroshima.
Recent solo shows include GaAnne de Villepoix in Paris, Photographic Center in Copenhagen, Sabrina Amrani Gallery in Madrid, Kuturhuset in Stockholm and DEPO in Istanbul.
Shows in 2013 include her solo show at Lawrie Shabibi in Dubai, the MuCEM in Marseille, the Bluecoat in Liverpool, Harlem Studio Museum in New York, White Box in New York and the Turku Art Museum in Finland.
Larissa is represented by Galerie Anne de Villepoix in Paris and Lawrie Shabibi in Dubai. She lives and works in London and Copenhagen.