Sophie von Hellerman (b. 1975, Munich) lives and works in London. Studied at the Kunstakademie, Dusseldorf (1999) and the Royal College of Art (2001). Select solo exhibitions include After a Fashion - A Play with Fire, Vilma Gold, London (2015); Elephant in the room, Firstsite, Colchester, Essex (2013); Crying For The Sunset, Vilma Gold, London (2011); The Lucky Hand, Greene Naftali, New York (2011); Who Shall Survive? Almine Rech, Brussels (2010); Sophie von Hellermann & Josh Smith, MDD (Museum Dhondt- Dhaenens), Deurle, Belgium (2010); Sophie von Hellermann & Josh Smith, Le Consortium, Dijon, France (2009); and Maximus, Marc Foxx, Los Angeles (2009). Select group exhibitions include PART #3, Warhus Rittershaus, Cologne, Germany (2016); Die Moderne der Frauen in Deutschland, Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany (2015); Empathy and Abstraction. Modernist Women in Germany, Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Germany (2015); Katrin Plavčak and friends: History of Painting Revisited, curated by Katrin Plavčak, Function Room, London (2015); Drawing Biennial 2015, Drawing Room, London (2015); Present Conditional, Mier, California (2015); I Cheer a Dead Man's Sweetheart, De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill on Sea, UK (2014); Nuite Americaine, Office Baroque, Brussels (2014); Out of the House, Cranford Collection, Fundacion Banco Santander, Madrid Folk Devil, David Zwirner, New York (2013); In the disappearing mist, the gift whispers, Focal Point Gallery, Southend (2012); Howling at the Moon: The Artist and the Night Sky from Old Masters to Today, Dickinson Fine Art, New York (2012); Edition of the Festival Printemps de Septembre, curated by Anne Pontegnie, Le Printemps de Septembre, Toulouse (2011); Watercolour, Tate Britain, London (2011); Library of Babel / In and Out of Place, 176 / Zabludowicz Collection, London (2010); and TAG: From 3 to 45. New London Painting, Brown, London (2010).
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