Mira is an internationally exhibited artist as well as an arts educator and the founder of the Berlin Drawing Room. Her artistic practice incorporates botanical painting into contemporary discussions around technology, the environment and our relationship with nature. She received her BA from UCLA (2004) and her MFA from Yale (2008).
She is the recipient of many awards and residencies; recently her exhibition, publication and workshop series “A Curious Herbal” was awarded the Draussen Stadt grant by the Berlin Senate. Her work has been included in institutional exhibitions at venues such as Documenta (13), Torrance Art Museum, Kunsthalle CCA Andratx, New Mexico Museum of Art and others; as well as galleries such as David Zwirner in NY and ChertLüdde’s project space in Berlin. She has had solo exhibitions in Berlin, Zürich, Venice, San Francisco and Cologne; and group shows all over the world.