HELEN SMITH

  2002-16 Australian Centre for Concrete Art (AC4CA)
  2012 Lecturer Curtin University of Technology, Western Australia
  2000 Curtin University of Technology - Bachelor of Arts, Art, Honours
  1988 Curtin University of Technology - Bachelor of Arts, Design

   

Solo 

Exhibitions

 

 

 

2016

2015

 

2013

 

Sub Rosa, PSAS Art Space, Fremantle - with Trevor Richards

Focus WA, Art Gallery of Western Australia,Perth

Sydney Contemporary 15, Carriageworks, Sydney

Zwei Waende, Institut Fur Alles Mogliche, Berlin

Landscape, ArtCollective WA, Subiaco

 

2010

Do you want the truth or something beautiful’ Goddard de Fiddes Gallery - with Jan van der Ploeg

  2009 Hebel_121 Gallery, Basel, Switzerland - with Jeremy Kirwan Ward
    Wallworks, Art Gallery of Western Australia - with Jeremy Kirwan Ward
    Paintings, Goddard de Fiddes Gallery, West Perth
  2007 Soft Edge, Hard Edge, Goddard de Fiddes Gallery, West Perth
    Making Space, MOP Gallery Redfern, Sydney - with Jeremy Kirwan-Ward 
  2006 The Depot, Danks Street Galleries, Waterloo, Sydney
    SNO Group, Factory 11, Marrickville, Sydney - with Jan van de Ploeg
    Bordello Series, Festival of Perth, Perth Concert Hall
  2005 Paintings for Houses, Goddard de Fiddes Gallery, West Perth
  2004 Stichting Chiellerie, Amsterdam - with Jan van der Ploeg
    The Golden Apple, Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts, Perth
    Ho Jo, Winston Hotel, Amsterdam
  2003 Paintings and Photography, Showcase NL, Amsterdam
    Gesso Paintings, Goddard de Fiddes Gallery, West Perth
    AC4CA Project 5, North Fremantle, Perth
    Gesso Paintings, MOP Projects, Redfern, Sydney - with Pam Aitken
  2001 Paintings and Photography, Perth Galleries, Subiaco, Perth
 


 

 

 

Selected

Group

Exhibitions








 

2016

 

 

2015

2014

 

2013

 

2012

 

 

Paint + Object, Annadale Galleries, Sydney

SNO 125, Sydney Non Objective, Marreckville Sydney

Assemblage, John Curtin Gallery, Curtin University, WA

Shimmer and Pool, Annandale Galleries, Sydney

Art Collective WA at Janet Holmes a Court Gallery, Margret River

One Place After Another, Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts

SNO 108 30/30 Image Archive Project, Marreckville, Sydney

Paintings for a Library, Nystor Studio Melville

PICA Salon, Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts, Northbridge

Bliss, Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery, Nedlands

Australian Centre for Concrete Art FABRIKculture, Hegenheim, France

    AC4CA Print Port Folio, Paris Concret, Paris
    SNO@BHO, Ballhaus Ost Berlin
    Yonder, Perth Institute of Contemporary Art
    Perth Institute of Contemporary Art - Salon
    Artist’s Choice, Perth Galleries, North Fremantle
  2011 Konkrete 2, Goddard de Fiddes Gallery, West Perth
    The Ron & George Collection, MOP Gallery Chippendale, Sydney
  2010 ”painthing (as one)” Australian Experimental Art Foundation, Adelaide
  2008  'Non Objektiv' Gesellschaft fur Kunst und Gestaltung, Bonn Germany
     Group Show, Goddard de Fiddes Gallery, West Perth
  2007 Pink, Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts
  2006 Take Off, Hegel 121 Gallery, Basel, Switzerland
    Non Objective Sud 06, La Barraliere, Tulette, France
    Melbourne Artfair 2006, Royal Exhibition Building, Carlton, Melbourne
    AC4CA 2006, G & A Gallery, Surrey Hills, Sydney
    FotoFreo International Photographic Festival, Moores Building, Fremantle
    Summer Exhibition, Arc One Gallery, Melbourne
    ABN AMRO Emerging Artists Award, Sydney
  2005 Wall Power, Art Gallery of Western Australia
    Flux 2, Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery, University of Western Australia
    ARCO Artfair, Madrid
    ABN AMRO Emerging Artists Award, Sydney
    Collectie Chiellerie in Hotel Winston, Amsterdam
    SNO Group, Factory 11, Marrickville, Sydney
    AC4CA Print Portfolio, SNO Group, Factory 11, Marrickville, Sydney
    AC4CA, Moores Building, Fremantle
  2004 Conversations, Art Gallery of Western Australia
    Konkrete, Goddard de Fiddes Gallery, West Perth
    Nikon Summer Salon, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Fitzroy, Melbourne
    Amplified, MOP Projects, Redfern, Sydney
    The ‘Radical’ Curation, Moores Building, Fremantle, Perth
  2003 Red Light District - Images of Desire 3, Artwalk, Staatsliedenbuurt, Amsterdam                                                   
    Christian Boltanski’s Fax Project, Independence, South London Gallery, London
    Opening Show, MOP Projects, Redfern, Sydney
    Nikon Summer Salon, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Fitzroy, Melbourne
    Mine Own Executioner, Mundaring Arts Centre, Perth
  2002 Melbourne Artfair 2002, Royal Exhibition Building, Carlton, Melbourne
    Painting and Phenomenology in Perth, Goddard de Fiddes Gallery, West Perth
     
Bilbliography    
Gary Dufour   Portobello Split, Hebel 121 2009
Gary Dufour   Australian Centre for Concrete Art 2005
Ric Spencer   Money for art's sake, Visual Arts, The West Australian, 17th December, 2005
Ric Spencer   Wall Power, Visual Arts, The West Australian, 12th November, 2005 
Jenepher Duncan   Wall Power, Artists in Focus, Art Gallery of Western Australia 2005 
Ric Spencer   A polished state of flux, Visual Arts, The West Australian, 24th September, 2005 
Ted Snell   Work becomes the gallery, The Australian, Arts Review, 8th September, 2005 
Ric Spencer    Doing the Hard Art, Delving into Active Space, The West Australian,13th March 2005 
Terri-ann White   John,  Photofile #73, December 2004
Margaret Moore   The Queensgate Car Park,  Artlink, vol 24 # 1, 2004
Ted Snell   Urban Windows of Opportunity, The Weekend Australian, Arts Review, Jan 10-11, 2004
Julian Goddard   Back to the Wall,  Monument Magazine, Issue #27, September, 2003
     

 

Research

Residencies

 

2014

2013

 

 

Point B Residency, New York

Institut fur Alles Mogliche, Berlin

Albany, Vancouvour Art Centre

  2012 Artsource, Residency - New York
  2011 Berlin – 2 month self-funded residency
     

Awards

and Grants

2015

2012

DCA Distribution Grant

City of Albany National Art Prize and Residency


2009  ArtsWA, Distribution Grant (AC4CA)
  2007 ArtsWA, Distribution Grant
  2005 ArtsWA, Distribution Grant
  2004 ArtsWA, Artflight - Amsterdam and ArtsWA, New Concepts Grant
  2003 ArtsWA, Artflight - Amsterdam and Pat Corrigan Grant
  2002 ArtsWA, New Concepts Grant
  1999 Outstanding Achievement Award, Graduating Student - Painting, Curtin University
     
Collections   National Gallery of Australia, Artbank - National Collection, Art Gallery of Western Australia, Daimler-Chrysler Foundation, Berlin, Australian Embassy - Madrid, John Curtin Gallery - Curtin University of Technology, Lawrence Wilson Gallery University of Western Australia, Murdoch University, BankWest, Royal Perth Hospital, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, City of East Fremantle, City of Joondalup, City of Wanneroo, West Farmers, Hebel_121 Collection, City of Albany, King Edward Hospital, St John of God Hospital and various private collections