Using photography and video, she engages with social and political topics to re-frame these matters in new ways. Mirelle Borra seeks to examine structures of representation through a transnational perspective while staying in constant dialog with the context from which the work is derived.
Her work has been shown in international art festivals and exhibitions, such as 3rd FRACTO Experimental Film Encounter, Berlin (DE), Ars Electronica Festival, Linz (AT), 3rd Screen City Biennial, Stavanger (NO), 8th FUSO Annual International Video Art Festival, Lisbon (PT), 59th International Short Film Festival Oberhausen (DE) and the the 7th Berlin Biennial, KW Institute for Contemporary Art (DE). In 2017, she founded the 6×6 project platform. Mirelle Borra was born in the Netherlands, and after living in New York City for many years, she is currently based in Berlin.