Helen McGhie (b. 1987) graduated from the Royal College of Art in 2014 where she explored the relationship between the performance of femininity, physical space and photography, and is currently completing a practice-based PhD at the University of Sunderland, in partnership with Kielder Observatory, Northumberland.
Her awards include: AHRC / National Productivity Investment Fund PhD
Studentship (2017), Winner, British Women Artists (2016), Winner, The
Worshipful Company of Painter-Stainers Prize for Photography (2014),
Nominated, Magnum Graduate Award (2015, 2017). Past exhibitions include: And Again (Sluice_at New York), Brooklyn Fire Proof (New York, 2016), Hello Future! Talent’s Archive, Onassis Cultural Centre (Athens, 2015) and Penumbra, APT Gallery (London, 2014). Her work has been published in: Graphic Design School, Thames and Hudson (2017), The Sunday Times Magazine (November 2014) and Science and Fiction, Black Dog Publishing (2014).