Samira Englund was born in Stockholm but lives and works in Rengsjö.
She is educated at the University of London (BA Art Practice) and Gothenburg Art School (2-year painting education). Samira's work has been shown separately at, among others, Galleri Thomassen in Gothenburg, Galleri S7 in Stockholm, Bollnäs Konsthall and Galleri Krister Fahl in Stockholm. She has received a number of scholarships, including the Gunnar Greiber Scholarship Fund, the Otto and Charlotte Mannheimer Foundation and the Gävleborg County Council's cultural scholarship.
Samira's works are represented by the Swedish Arts Council, Uppsala County Council, Luleå Municipality, Gothenburg Municipality, Gävleborg County Council, Bollnäs Municipality, Hudiksvall Municipality and Söderhamn Municipality.