Elnara Nasirli (born 1987, Baku) is young Azerbaijan artist. Coming from an environmental technology background, she finds inspiration in biotechnology and mixed media. Elnara creates biomorphic worlds through the use of unconventional materials in painting, sculpture, collage and installation. This visual language based on biomorphic shapes that come from the Greek words ‘bios’, meaning life, and
It feels like I've been a dormant volcano all along. Now it's
a story of liberation from all the suppressed personal
Elnara Nasirli, Baku Magazine, 2023
‘morphe’, meaning form. The artist makes a great emphasis on the process of art, and the concepts of change and transience, an interactive installation that enveloped the room into a cocoon over time. Between 2005 and 2012 Elnara Nasirli obtained various artistic certificates, among others Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design in London. Since 2004, her art has been shown in solo and Group exhibitions in Azerbaijan.