Enrica Borghi was born in Premosello Chiovenda (Verbania) in 1966. She divides her time between Ameno (Novara) and Berlin.
In 1990 she was awarded an MA degree, with a specialisation in sculpture from the Brera Fine Arts Academy in Milan, where she studied under the direction of Alik Cavaliere.
In 2008 she was selected for “The Planetary Collegium” Ph.D. M-node in collaboration with the University of Plymouth and the NABA Nuova Accademia Belle Arti of Milan.
In 2005 she founded and became the president of Asilo Bianco, a Cultural Centre dedicated to the development of the territory surrounding Ameno through literature and the arts.