M I A  E N E L L

born 1967 in Göteborg, Sweden
lives and works in New York City

1992   École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts, Paris, DNSAP (MFA)
1987   Nyckelvikskolan School of Art, Stockholm

Grants and awards
2004   The American-Scandinavian Society, Cultural Award, New York
1997   Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris
1992   French Ministry of Cultural and Foreign Affairs, Paris
1991   Cultural Grant, City of Vänersborg, Sweden

Selected Solo Exhibitions
2011   Nightflight, Son Espace Gallery, Palafrugell, Girona, Spain
2008   Performance and Installation, UP&CO, New York
2005   Mysteries of life, Gallery Edward Mitterrand, Geneva
2004   Bright Yellow & Dark Blue, (two person exhibition) Nordic Heritage Museum, Seattle
            Me and Marcel, verytrolley gallery, London
Mia Enell: Paintings and drawings, Luxe Gallery, New York
2002   Now Let Us Praise Famous Mice, UP&CO, New York
1997   Just Showing, Independent Center for Art & Photography, Paris
1995   Mia Enell, Galerie Crous/Beaux Arts, Paris

Selected Group Exhibitions, keynote lectures, and public commissions
2013   Nobody’s home, Arena Vestfossen, Norway
2011   Summerpicks, curated by Yona Backer, Third Streaming, New York City
Levitations on Reality. Unveal and Reveal. International collective show. Son Espace Gallery,
Palafrugell, Spain. Curated by Julian Sunyer
A place to which we can come, curated by S Sabuncuoglu, St Cecilia’s Convent, Brooklyn, New York
2010  Entré För Film: Favoriter, curated by Ulla West and Anna Selander, Kulturhuset, Stockholm 2010, 2011
2006  Videolounge ArtBasel Miami, curated by Louky Keijsers and Kimberly Marrero, Sagamore Hotel, Miami
Material Abuse, Colgate University Museum, New York
Art & Book & La Habana in association with the 9th Havana Biennial, Son Espace/ CCCY, Cuba
 E-migration (Penelopeia) curated by Zoe Kosmidou, Hellenic Museum, Chicago
The Library Painting, site-specific project and a lecture with curator William Stover at the Mid-Manhattan Library,
The New York Public Library
Figuratively Speaking ll, Elga Wimmer Gallery, New York
Vita KubenWhite Box video series, curated by Anneè Olofsson, Umeå, Sweden
2005  Draw, curated by Julian Sunyer and Luis Vidal, Son Espace Gallery, Palafrugell, Spain
          Liquid Architecture, edition, Deitch Projects, New York
2004  Olympic Truce, curated by Zoe Kosmiou, Delegation of European Commission, Washington D.C.
          Simply Drawn, Luxe Gallery, New York
2003  Penelopeia, curated by Zoe Kosmidou, International Monetary Fund’s Atrium Gallery, Washington D.C.
Painting and Beyond, Gallery S.E.Bergen, Norway
2002  Parcours Artistique, curated by Anne-Pierre d’Albis, St Germain des Près, Paris
2001  Phuh, curated by David Humphrey, Fishtank, Brooklyn, New York
2000  Parcours Artistique, curated by Alfred Paquement, Anne-Pierre d’Albis and Hervé Mikaeloff, St Germain des
Près, Paris
          Kamasutra, curated by Julian Zugazagoitia, Spazio Montenero, Milan
Nous Nous Sommes Tant Aimés, curated by Alfred Paquement, Quai Malaquais/ENSBA, Paris
1999  Ainsi de Suites 3, curated by Lili Ri-Hye Kim, Centre Régional d’Art Contemporain, Sète, France
Projet Vitrines, Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations, Paris, curated by Hervé Mikaeloff
          Espace Paul Ricard, curated by Eric Dereumaux and Colette Barbier, Paris
1998  Collection Ahrenberg, Travelling Exhibition: Musée des Beaux Arts, Mons, Belgium
and Fondation Bénèdectine, Fécamps, France
          Mobile 2000, curated by Laurence Hazout, Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations, Paris
1997  Passive/Aggressive, curated by Susie Kim, Korean Cultural Center, Los Angeles
1996   Ann Westin Gallery, Stockholm
1993  Vänersborgs Konsthall, Vänersborg, Sweden
1992  The Meaning of Art, Centre Culturel Suèdois, Paris


M I A    E N E L L

Now Now Now, Tani, Tani,Tani: Curatorial catalogue text by Genti Gjikola, 2018, p 6-7
published by COD, Tirana, Albania

Now Now Now, Tani, Tani,Tani: Interview by William Stover with Mia Enell, 2017, p 25-27
published by COD, Tirana, Albania

Zero:Maria Cornejo 1997-2017+, published by Rizzoli, 2017, p.213

Trolleyology, the first 10 years of Trolley, published by Trolley, 2013

Very Magazine, “Miami” centerfold Mia Enell and Elisabeth Wendelbo, Issue 13, 2008

Liberation, Culture, “La Fiac et ses avatars a travers la capitale” by Henri-Francois Debailleux
and Gerard Lefort, October 28, 2006

Chicago Tribune, “Penelopeia” by Alan G. Artner, April 20, 2006

Time Out Chicago, “Penelopeia: e-migration” by Lauren Weinberg, May 4-10, 2006

Nordstjeman, “Library Painting” by Eva Stenskär, January 26, 2006

Nordic Reach, Vol XVIII, No 15, “Scandinavian in New York” by Eva Stenskär, January 2006, p. 28-34

Le Book, 2006

ELLE Decor, “A Fresh Take” by Vicky Lowry, September 2005, p. 160-163

EL PUNT, Cultura Espectacles, Draw by Eva Vasquez, August 2005, p. 47

Diari di Girona, “Art/Cultura Espectacles” by Cristina Valenti, August 11, 2005, p. 37

ID Magazine, “Towards Invisibility,” February 2005, p. 251

Art in America, “Mia Enell at Luxe” by Michaël Amy, October 2004

VERYeye2eye, by Sahara Meer, 2004, cover and p. 62-63

New York Times, “Fine, Found and Borrowed” by Raoul A. Barreneche, June 17, 2004

Mia Enell: Painting and Drawing catalogue, “In the Mind’s Eye” by Charles Merewether, April 2004

Mia Enell: Painting and Drawing catalogue, “Blissed Out” by Franklin Sirmans, April 2004

Shoreditch, London East End Gallery Guide, by Anna Freeman, October 2004

www.swedennewyork.com-newsletter, March 31, 2004

VERYstyleguide Fashion 1, Interview, 2003

Athens Herald Tribune, “Homer’s Odyssey is the basis for a varied art project” by Kathimerini, August 18, 2003

VERY Magazine, “Now Let Us Praise Famous Mice” by Uscha Pohl, Issue 9, 2002, p. 6, 26-27

Time Out New York, “UP & CO – Mia Enell,” February 21, 2002

In connection with the Parcours Artistique de St Germain des Près: (exhibition April 28 – June 18) the following mentions: Figaro, May 26, 2002; Madame Figaro, May 25, 2002; Elle, May 13, 2002 and Connaissance des Arts, June 2002

Carnet d’un Mecene, “Les Dix Ans du Mecenat,” Caisse des Depots et Consignations, 2000, p. 115, 120-121

Beaux-Arts Magazine, Special Issue: Parcours Artistiques – St Germain des Près, 2000, p. 5, 20

Le Nouvel Observateur, Expositions, St Germain/Parcours, March 23-29, 2000

Modern Art Collection Catalogue, “Kamasutra Arte e Poesia by Julian Zugazagoitia, 2000, p. 7-8, 53

Nous Nous Sommes Tant Aimés exhibition catalogue, text by Sophie Kaplan, Dec 1999, p. 48-52

Ainsi de Suite 3 exhibition catalogue, text by Lili Ri-Hye Kim, 1999, p. 26-27

Just Showing catalogue, Interview with Olivier Reneau, May 1997, p. 3-8

Goteborgs-posten, “Enell Testar Gransema” (Enell Challenges the Boundaries) by Caroline Kiepels, May 2, 1997

Svenska Dagbladet, Kultur, “Some art, some life and a very good advice for a cheese store” Mia Enell, by Dan Backman

Dagens Industri, “Swedish Art in Paris – Humor and Porkchops” by Britt Noree, May 12, 1997

Göteborgs Posten, “Meningen med konsten” (Meaning of Art) by Annika Svantesson-Ray, Nov 3, 1992