Helen Maurer
Curriculum vitae
2000-2001 The London Institute, Postgraduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Art and Design (Distinction)
1995-1997 Masters Degree, Royal College of Art
1992-1994 Post-graduate Diploma in Fine Art, Central Saint Martins
1987-1990 BA(Hons) Visual and Performing Arts, Brighton Polytechnic
Selected Exhibitions
2016 re Composing, Danielle Arnaud, London
2016 re Connecting re Creation, Illuminating York, York
2014 UK Glass, Glazenhuis, Lommel, Belgium
2014 Glass Cat 2, Wimbledon space, Wimbledon College of Arts
2013 Glass Cat, Danielle Arnaud Gallery, London
2013 The Rock Gardens, Danielle Arnaud Gallery, London (solo show)
2006 Pumphouse Gallery, London (solo show)
  The wrong end of the telescope, Three Colts Gallery, London
  Wunderkammern, Danielle Arnaud contemporary art, London (solo show)
2005 The Nelson Touch, The Maritime Museum, Portsmouth
2004 British glass Biennale, Ruskin Glass centre, Stourbridge*
2003 Family Business, Pitzhanger Manor House Gallery, London
  Jerwood Applied Arts Prize (winner), Crafts Council, London (touring)*
  Fifteen Years, London Art Fair, Islington
2002 Set for Battle, Beaufoy Institute, London
  In Splendid Isolation, Danielle Arnaud contemporary art, London, touring to Aspex Gallery, Portsmouth*
  Drive for show, Put for Dough, Standpoint Gallery, London
  Young and Hot, Societeit Baby, Amsterdam
  Unscene, Gasworks Gallery, London*
  Solid Air, Crafts Council, London*
  Art Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
2001 Double Take, Aspex Gallery, Portsmouth
  Light Projections, Danielle Arnaud contemporary art, London (solo show)
2000 Is There Anybody Home?, Gallery Westland Place, touring to Galerie Zurcher, Paris
1999 Subverted Suburbia, Gracefields Art Centre, Dumfries (touring)
  Quotidian, Paper Bag Factory, Deptford, London
  Casting Installing, The National Glass Centre, Sunderland
1998 Arte-Fiction, APT Gallery, London
  New London Glass, Candid Art Gallery, London
Gleam, Cochrane Theatre Gallery, London (two person show)
  Bayonet, a show of light, Stroud House Gallery, Gloustershire
1997 Glass of '97, Himley Hall, Dudley
* denotes catalogue
2006 Under Study, published by Angel Row Gallery
2005 Coloured glass Destroys Hatred, March 2005
2004 British glass Biennale, Exhibition Catalogue
  Rum, January 2004
2003 Jerwood Applied Arts Prize, Exhibition Catalogue
  Neus Glass, WInter 2003
  Modern Painters, Winter 2003
  Artists Newsletter, November 2003
  The Times, 03 September 2003
2002 In Splendid Isolation, Exhibition Catalogue
  Unscene, Exhibition Catalogue
  Solid Air, Exhibition Catalogue
  Artists Newsletter, June 2002
  Art Review, April 2002 Vol. 111
2001 The Big Issue, July 9-15 2001 No.445, By Helen Sumpter
  Creative Base, 30 March 2001
Awards and Prizes
2005 Arts Council Research and Development Grant
2003 Winner of the Jerwood Applied Prize for Glass
  Glass Sellers Award (highly commended)
  London Institute Research Grant to finance the making of new work
2001 London Arts Board Grant to finance the making of new work for exhibition in 2002
2006 Commission for Arts Council Offices, London
2002 Public art commission for the Lambeth Arts Trust to create a tempory site-specific piece for
the Beaufoy School, Kennington, London
1999 Commission for the Royal Holloway College, Egham, to create works for inside the building
and collaborate with Lynn Kinnear, Landscape architects to develop ideas for the site.
Residencies and Projects
2005 5 week Residency in Columbia continuing the collaboration with Meghan Flanigan
2005 2 week Bulleye Glass project to make new work, supported by Sunderland University
2005 "Journey of the River" arts project working with pupils from Monkwearmouth school, supported
by Creative Partnerships. This project was a collaboration with choreographer Rob Hylton
(Urban Classasim) and resulted in a performance at the national Glass Centre.
2005 Collaborative project at Chisenhale Dance space with Meghan Flanagan
2005 Ran a 3 week ‘Collaborative Projects’unit at Laban Dance Centre, with second year students,
working towards group performances based on visual art/sound workshops.
2004 Four week Jerwood Resisdency, to create new work. Northlands Glass, Scotland
2004 Two week Bullseye Glass teachers forum, Northlands Glass, Scotland