Helene Kirchmair

Works

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  • Helene Kirchmair  Rosettenquartett
  • Hk Balance
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Biography

Helene Kirchmair was born in 1981, lives and works in Tulfes / Tirol.
Working experiences with various potters in Scotland motivated her 2011 to attend a ceramic school in Germany and a guest study at the Institut für künstlerische Keramik und Glas, Koblenz.
Back in Austria, she set up her own studio in 2015.
Her works are internationally represented in exhibitions and collections and have received several awards at prestigious competitions. Participations in artist-in-residence and symposia followed.

Artists In Residence 4

CV

EDUCATION:
2015 own studio in Austria
2014 College for technical ceramics and ceramic-design in Höhr-Grenzhausen (DE)
2014 2 Semester Institut für künstlerische Keramik und Glas, Höhr-Grenzhausen (DE)
2009 Educational Leave (stages with ceramists), Scotland
2003 Nurse degree

AWARDS AND GRANTS:
2016 Biennale Internationale de Vallauris (FR), artist under 35
2015 Premio Faenza (IT), artist under 40, ex aequo

RESIDENCIES AND SYMPOSIA:
2017 IKSIT Symposium Innsbruck (AUT)
2016 Resident artist in Officine Saffi, Milan (IT)

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:
2016 Kammerhofmuseum Gmunden (AT)

GROUP EXHIBITIONS:
2017 Concours-Expo de la Jeune Céramique Européenne, Saint-Quentin-la-Poterie (FR)
2017 Artist in Residence #2, Officine Saffi, Milan (IT)

2016 „Naspapreis“, Keramikmuseum Höhr-Grenzhausen (DE)
2016 Biennale Internationale de Vallauris 2016, Musee Magnelli (FR)
2016 Helene Kirchmair/Martina Schneider, Galerie Nothburga, Innsbruck (AT)
2016„Westerwald“, Bliesmühle, Musee de Sarreguemines, Saargemünd (FR)

2015 59° Premio di Faenza 2015, Museo Internazionale delle Ceramiche in Faenza (IT)

2014 „Keramik Europas 2014“, Keramikmuseum Westerwald, Höhr-Grenzhausen (DE)
2014 „Exponate“, Keramikmuseum Westerwald, Höhr-Grenzhausen (DE)

2013 „ Naspapreis 2013“, Keramikmuseum Westerwald, Höhr-Grenzhausen (DE)

WORKS IN COLLECTIONS:
Musee Magnelli (FR)
Museo Internazionale delle Ceramiche in Faenza (IT)

Exhibitions

Artistinresidence

ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE #2

Silvia Celeste Calcagno, Helene Kirchmair, Nicholas Lees, Thomas Stollar

From 24 May 2017 to 10 June 2017