Bankley Open Call 2016

I am delighted to have been selected to be part of this years Bankly Open Call exhibition.

Exhibition Private View and Awards Ceremony: 7th October 2016, 6-9pm

The annual open exhibition invites contemporary artists living within the UK, working in any 2D media, video, or sculpture, to be in with a chance of both participating in the Open Call group exhibition and winning Bankley’s prize.

This year the selection panel included:

Poppy Bowers – Exhibition Curator at The Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester
Ann Bukantas – Head of Fine Art at Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool
Katie Rutherford – Director & Curator at Object / A, Manchester
Charlie Booth – Programme Co-ordinator at Redeye Photography Network
Matt Davies – Artist, Winner of Bankley Open Call 2015

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Begin Well, End Better

Exhibition continues Saturdays and Sundays 12 – 4pm until 22nd October 2016

 

 

The Manchester Contemporary: 22-25 September 2016

I am delighted to be showing along side photographer Lucy Ridges at the Manchester Contemporary this year with Manifest Arts.

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To download the full press release (including websites and contact details) please CLICK HERE.

Running along side the Manchester Buy Art Fair 2016, you can buy tickets for the Manchester Contemporary by CLICKING HERE.

Build a Wor(l)d with ‘ing’ Solo Exhibition

I delighted to announce that I will be having a solo exhibition of my work at the Portico Library in Manchester from 2nd October – 31st October 2015.  The exhibition is titled Build a Wor(l)d with ‘ing’.

Left: Helen Wheeler Right: Taken from the Portico Collection, J. Nasmyth

Left: ‘Agile Froot’, Helen Wheeler              Right: Taken from the Portico Collection, J. Nasmyth

The preview event is taking place on Friday 2nd October between 5 – 8pm.

The gallery is open weekly Mondays to Saturday:
Monday 9.30-16.30
Tuesday 9.30-17.30
Wednesday 9.30-17.30
Thursday 9.30-17.30
Friday 9.30-16.30
Saturday 11.00-15.00
Sunday Closed

Helen Wheeler Portico Exhibition Press Release

Exhibition: Under the Shadow of Natural Things

I will be taking part in the Manchester School of Art, Fine Art Staff exhibition “Under the shadow of natural things” during February & March 2015.  It will be held in the Benzie Gallery, within the Benzie Buidling on Higher Ormond Street, Manchester.

The opening is on Thursday 26th February.

MA Show 2014

I am exhibiting in the Manchester School of Art : 2014 MA Fine Art Degree Show, which is taking place in the Holden Gallery from the 2 October – 13 October 2014.

To see more images of my work included in this exhibition please visit:  cargocollective.com/helenwheeler

MA Show 2014