NOAR Nordic and Baltic contemporary art platform

Ella Mežule Emerging 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.


Hot legs. Pilgrim  
Our Feet are Seeds  
Mr Flamingo Legs and Tuutiki  
Surely No Time, There is No Lack of Time  
Everything that is in Your hands is in Careful hands  
Ones Loneliness is Not Alone  
Our Willow Tree  
Morning we carry  
Stone Moss Human  
Slightly Warm Morning Coffee, a Few Notes, a Few Pages of Other Notes Instead of Newspaper  


Biased objects  
Onions have only peels  
Partly presence  
Plastic stelas  
Exposition of installation  
Exposition of installation