Ella Mežule Emerging artist

About the artist

Ella Mežule (born 1991) has studied art for more than 9 years. She graduated from the Janis Rozentāls Riga Art highschool in the field of sculpture, proceeding to study at the Art Academy of Latvia, where she is currently an MA student. She has also studied in Ireland (in National College of Art and Design) and in Italy (in Accademia di Belle Arte di Napoli).

In her work, Mežule uses different media but she is mostly focused on philosophical questions asked through painting. She has participated in many group exhibitions in Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, Ireland, Belgium, Italy, Kyrgyzstan, Armenia. She has also had several solo exhibitions. Her works can be found in many private collections in Latvia, Italy, USA, Ireland, Russia and Kyrgyzstan.

In 2016 she was awarded Brederlo von Sengbusch art prize and in 2017 she received the Valdemārs Tone Scholarship.
Nearby Road  
Hot legs. Pilgrim  
Our Feet are Seeds  
Mr Flamingo Legs and Tuutiki  
Trail One Lives Through and Sometimes Around  
Stone Moss Human  
Surely No Time, There is No Lack of Time  
Everything that is in Your hands is in Careful hands  
It's About to Happen  
Ones Loneliness is Not Alone  
Slightly Warm Morning Coffee, a Few Notes, a Few Pages of Other Notes Instead of Newspaper  
Our Willow Tree  
Morning we carry