2015 Artists

UNEN ENKH, 1958

Artist

UNEN ENKH, 1958

Unen Enkh was born and raised in Mongolia. As the artist recollects, the foundation of his thinking through art was established in his early childhood. Both his parents had a critical impact in his development as they nurtured his taste for imaginative ideas and encouraged courageous free thinking, unusual during socialism. Showing a serious interest in art and drawing, in 1974 he went to the ...

ENKHBOLD TOGMIDSHIIREV, 1978

Artist

ENKHBOLD TOGMIDSHIIREV, 1978

Enkhbold’s early interest in art was influenced by his parents, who introduced him to simple working with wood, and he began carving as a young teenager in the countryside. Recalling his fascination with carving, Enkhbold cherishes his memories of joyous satisfaction as he transformed the wood with his hands. Those unforgettably pleasant experiences led him in 2001 from his rural home to the city to ...