Approved: 01.11.2006

Mo Enright

Artist, Curator, Lecturer / academic, Maker, Writer

Approved: 01.11.2006

Mo Enright BA(Hons), MA, NS, International Artist - Painter, was born and raised in the beautiful National Park area of the Hambleton Hills in North Yorkshire. After graduating with a BA(Hons) in Fine Art, went on to gain an MA in the History of Art & Design and was then invited as a visiting lecturer in Fine Art at the UCE Birmingham. Due to the heavy workload of commissions and exhibitions, Mo now works full-time in a studio in the Midlands. Oil on canvas is the premier choice media for the paintings, portraying a subject matter of intrigue and mystery informed by childhood memories. The works are not presented as a topographical likeness but merely as a means of exploring the tricks of memory and recall. They have a compelling quality that draws you back again and again. Mo Enright's work has received many prizes and awards and can be found in collections in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, France, Germany, Canada, Australia, Ethiopia and Russia.

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  • Location: Leamington Spa, West Midlands
  • Artforms: Painting
  • Tags: 2d, paintings, oils, series, childhood memories, time, childhood, concept-time
 
 

Biography

Mo Enright BA(Hons), MA, NS, International Artist - Painter, was born and raised in the beautiful National Park area of the Hambleton Hills in North Yorkshire. After graduating with a BA(Hons) in Fine Art, went on to gain an MA in the History of Art & Design and was then invited as a visiting lecturer in Fine Art at the UCE Birmingham. Due to the heavy workload of commissions and exhibitions, Mo now works full-time in a studio in the Midlands. Oil on canvas is the premier choice media for the paintings, portraying a subject matter of intrigue and mystery informed by childhood memories. The works are not presented as a topographical likeness but merely as a means of exploring the tricks of memory and recall. They have a compelling quality that draws you back again and again. Mo Enright's work has received many prizes and awards and can be found in collections in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, France, Germany, Canada, Australia, Ethiopia and Russia.

 

Mo Enright is listed in 'Who's Who In Art'.

CV & Education

Solo exhibition 2014 - The Lewis Gallery Rugby School, Warwickshire, Menier Gallery London   2014, Floor One exhibition RAGM 2014, Gallery 150 Leamington Spa 2014, Solo Exhibition Art-E Studios Leamington Spa 2014, Take To Art Gallery Lichfield 2014, Solo exhibitions 2013 - Warwickshire Open Studios, Art-E Studios, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire 2012 - Warwickshire Open Studios, Art-E Studios, Leamington Spa 2011 - On-going Legacy, The Loft Theatre, Leamington Spa 2010 - Warwickshire Arts Week, Art-E Studios, Leamington Spa 2009 - Legacy and Beyond, Lewis Gallery, Rugby School, Warwickshire 2008 - Birch Series, Art-E Studios, Leamington Spa Group exhibitions 2013 - Affordable Art Fair, Hampstead, London 2013 - Gallery Artists, Fiumano Fine Art London, Connaught Street, London 2013 - Mask, Floor One, Rugby Art Gallery & Museum, Rugby, Warwickshire 2013 - RBSA Exhibition, RBSA Gallery, Birmingham 2012 - Darkness into Light Exhibition, The Hub Gallery, Christ Church, Cheltenham 2012 - Affordable Art Fair, Hampstead, London 2012 - Eye 2 i, i 2 Eye, Rugby Art Gallery & Museum, Rugby, Warwickshire 2012 - National Society of Painters, Sculptors & Printmakers, Menier Gallery, London 2012 - New Work, Take To Art, Lichfield, Staffordshire 2012 - Open All Media, RBSA, Birmingham 2012 - Perfect Clearness, Rugby Art Gallery & Museum, Warwickshire 2012 - Summer Exhibition, Fiumano Fine Art London, London 2012 - The Public Open, The Public, West Bromwich 2011 - Affordable Art Fair, Battersea park, London 2011 - Affordable Art Fair , Hampstead, London 2011 - Christmas Exhibition, Coltbridge Gallery, Chalfort St. Giles, Buckinghamshire 2011 - Christmas Exhibition, Fiumano Fine Art, London 2011 - Mixed Views, Rugby Art Gallery & Museum, Warwickshire 2011 - New Work, Coltbridge Gallery, Chalfont St Giles 2011 - Open 2011, Royal Pump Rooms Leamington Art Gallery & Museum, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire 2011 - Rugby Open 2011, Rugby Art Gallery & Museum, Rugby, Warwickshire 2011 - Summer Exhibition, Fiumano Fine Art, London 2011 - The National Society Exhibition, The Menier Gallery, London 2011 - The September Show, Coltbridge Gallery, Buckinghamshire 2010 - 149th SWA Annual Open Exhibition, The Mall Galleries, London 2010 - Affordable Art Fair , Battersea Park, London 2010 - Affordable Art Fair Brussels, Exhibition Arena , Brussels 2010 - Art Edinburgh, Edinburgh Corn Exchange, Edinburgh 2010 - Art London, Royal Hospital Chelsea , London 2010 - 'Capturing the Landscape - Three Artists' , Fiumano Fine Art, London 2010 - Christmas Exhibition, Fiumano Fine Art, London 2010 - Departures, The Mill, Little Shrewley, Warwick 2010 - Image...Green, Floor One, Rugby Art Gallery & Museum, Rugby 2010 - Lineart International Fusion Art Fair, Flanders International Expo Ghent, Belgium 2010 - LSA Summer Show, Warwickshire College, Warwickshire 2010 - National Society, Menier Gallery, London 2010 - New Work, Fiumano Fine Art, London 2010 - Small Art, Lewis Gallery, Rugby School 2010 - Summer Show, Fiumano Fine Art, London 2010 - Summer Show, Fiumano Fine Art, West End 2009 - 76th Annual Exhibition - National Society of Artists, Menier Gallery, London 2009 - Art Fair, Gashouder & Transformatorhuis, Amsterdam 2009 - Christmas Exhibition, Fiumano Fine Art, London 2009 - Edinburgh Art fair, The Edinburgh Corn Exchange, Edinburgh Curated projects 2009 - Cass Business School Art Collection, Cass Business School, London 2008 - Clocking On - Local Working Life in the 20th Century, Leamington Spa Art Gallery & Museum, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire 1996 - The Mural Studies of Peter Lanyon- Exhibition Catalogue, Gimpel Fils Gallery, London Workshops 2010 - The Big Draw, St Nicholas Church , Kenilworth, Warwickshire Public commissions 2002 - The Easter Story Panels, St Mary's Church, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire Publications 2012 - Listed in 35th Edition of Who's Who In Art 2009 - Legacy and Beyond - Alice Hunter appraises the work of Mo Enright. Art of England Magazine, August 2009. 2009 - Mo Enright 'Stillness' by Francesca Fiumano in Art of England Magazine. January 2009. 2009 - Mo Enright's Recent Paintings. Francesca Fiumano, Artspace Journal, No.30, Spring 2009 Other 2009 - 'Mo Enright - Stillness' by Francesca Fiumano. Article written by Francesca Fiumano, Director of Fiumano Fine Art London, Art of England Magazine, January 2009 issue, London 2008 - Artist of the Week - Mo Enright, Leamington Courier, Warwickshire 2007 - 'One Moment In Time' by Ruth Graham - Feature on Mo Enright, Midlands Homes & Interiors magazine, Birmingham