Helen Mirra


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BIOGRAPHY

1970 Born in Rochester, New York

1987 Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, New York

1991 B.A., Studio Art and Contemporary Art History, Bennington College, Vermont

1996 M.F.A., Studio Art, University of Illinois, Chicago

Lives and works in Cambridge, Massachusetts

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017 Incident Report, Hudson, New York, United States. INCIDENT 100. (Autumn
2017)

Kunst Meran / Merano Arte, Lauben, Germany. gehen, weben / camminare,
tesserae. (21 July – 1 October)

Andriesse Eyck Galerie, Amsterdam, Netherlands. Variable Weather.
(16 June – 29 July 2017)

Andriesse Eyck Galerie, Amsterdam, Netherlands. Voluntary Weathering.
(9 September – 14 October)

2016 Highline, New York, NY. Helen Mirra, Half-smiler. (3-14 October)

2015 Nordenhake, Stockholm, Sweden. Helen Mirra. (20 August – 26 September)

2014 Peter Freeman, Inc., New York, NY. Waulked,. (11 September – 25 October)

Culturgest, Lisbon, Portugal. Edge Habit. (7 June – 14 September)

Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Cambridge, MA. Hourly
Directional. (24 April – 6 June)

2014 MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, MA. Hourly Directional, with
Ernst Karel (7 February – 6 April)

2013 Raffaella Cortese, Milan, Italy. Field, Western Japan. (26 September - 16
November)

2012 Taka Ishii, Tokyo, Japan. Hourly directional field notation, Bretagne. (10
November - 8 December)

Haus Konstruktiv, Zurich, Switzerland. gehend (Field Recordings 1 - 3). (23
February - 6 May)

2011 Peter Freeman Inc., New York, NY. Field Notation. (6 October - 12 November)

Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn, Germany, gehend (Field Recordings 1-3). (20
September - 20 November). Exhibition travelled: KW Institute for
Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany (27 November 2011 – 29 January 2012);
Haus Konstruktiv, Zurich, Switzerland (23 February - 29 April 2012)

Galerie Nordenhake, Stockholm, Sweden. Field Index 3. (26 May - 26 June)

2009 Galerie Nelson-Freeman, Paris, France. Conscience de pierre. (14 November
2009 – 22 January 2010)

Meyer Riegger Galerie, Berlin, Germany. 33 Bergwanderwege. (29 April - 6
June)

Taka Ishii, Kyoto, Japan. Case Study: Swiss Bird Houses. (10 January – 14
February)


2008 Galerie Nordenhake, Stockholm, Sweden. Quarry. (17 February- 20 March)

Usdan Gallery, Bennington College, Bennington, VT. Helen Mirra.

2007 Meyer Riegger Galerie, Karlsruhe, Germany. Waldau. (9 March - 14 April)

Alte Fabrik (Gebert Stiftung Fur Kultur), Rapperswil, Switzerland. Grotesk Gegend.

2006 Peter Freeman, Inc., New York, NY. Break Camp. (9 November 2006 - 20
January 2007)

University of Chicago, Chicago, IL. Instance the Determination. (27 April 2006 –
June 2009)

Galerie Nelson-Freeman, Paris, France. Käuzchensteig. (25 February - 7 April)

2005 PIAC (Piattaforma internazionale arte contemporanea), Ragusa, Italy. Helen
Mirra. (24 September - 30 November)

Donald Young Gallery, Chicago, IL. Laws of clash, 247. (26 May - July)

DAAD Galerie, Berlin, Germany. Cloud, the, 3. (23 March - 13 May)

2004 Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX. Concentrations 45: Helen Mirra: Sudden and
creeping violence. (7 October 2004 – 2 January 2005)

Meyer Riegger Galerie, Karlsruhe, Germany. Miscellaneous papers (21 May – 1
July)

Peter Freeman Inc., New York, NY. Helen Mirra: Hewn third. (4 March - 17 April)

2003 University of California at Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive,
Berkeley, CA. Matrix 209: 65 Instants. (23 November 2003 - 25 January 2004)

Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, England. Helen Mirra. (21 March - 19 April)

2002 DYG Projects, Donald Young Gallery, Chicago, IL. Arrow. (22 November 2002 –
January 2003)

Whitney Museum of American Art: Contemporary Series, New York, NY. Declining Interval Lands. (September 21 – 8 December)

Michael Hall Galerie, Vienna, Austria. 48N, Backdrop. (with Gaylen Gerber)

Galleria Francesca Kaufmann, Milan, Italy. Nicola Sacco.

2001 Meyer Riegger Galerie, Art 32 Basel, Basel, Switzerland. Miller's Views,
Statements. (13 – 18 June)

The Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago, Chicago, IL. Sky-Wreck.
(6 May – 24 June)


2000 Meyer Riegger Galerie, Karlsruhe, Germany. Beforsten. (23 September – 4
November)

Gasser & Grunert, New York, NY. Latitude Lines and Railroad Ties.

1999 Chicago Project Room, Chicago, IL.

1997 Rx (project space), Chicago, IL.

Chicago Project Room, Chicago, IL.

1996 Monk Parakeet, Chicago, IL. Stowaway

Gallery 400, Chicago, IL. Here but not here


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017 Fjord, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. To chance, to wander. (13 April
– 27 May)

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Listen
Here: the Art of Sound. (8 March – 5 September)

2016 Bennington College, Bennington, VT. VBS (violet burning sunset). (20
September – 16 October)

Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork, Ireland. I Went to the Woods: The artist as
wanderer. (23 July – 6 November)

Fondation d’entreprise Hermés, Brussels, Belgium. Ballistic poetry. (23 April – 2
July)

Large Glass, London, England. Suchness. Helen Mirra / Allyson Strafella. (14
April – 24 June)

Galerie Nordenhake, Berlin & Meyer Riegger, Berlin, Germany. Helen Mirra &
Allyson Strafella. (15 January - 5 March)

2015 MAC Gas Natural Fenosa Museum, Coruña, Spain. Monumental Narratives:
Figures, Landscapes and Rituals. (17 December 2015 – 1 May 2016)

La Criée centre d'art contemporain, Rennes, France. L’Épais Réel (Into The
Real). (11 December 2015 – 21 February 2016)

Menil Collection, Houston, TX. Apparition: Frottages and Rubbings from 1870 to
Now. curated by Allegra Pesenti, (11 September 2015 – 3 January 2016)

Centre d’art contemporain d’Ivry – le Crédac, Ivry-sur-Seine, France. tout le
monde. (11 September – 6 December)

Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, NY. Ordering Nature. (12 June – 31 July)

Meyer Riegger, Karlsruhe, Germany. five colors. (with Anne Callahan). (6 June –
18 July)

Bienal de La Habana, Havana, Cuba. "Half-smiler". (21 May – 11 June)

DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA. Walking Sculpture 1967 –
2015. (9 May – 13 September)

Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO. Second Chances. (20 March – 28 June)

Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA. Apparition: Frottages and Rubbings
from 1870 to Now. curated by Allegra Pesenti. (7 Feb – 31 May).
Exhibition travelled: Menil Collection, Houston, TX (11 September 2015 – 3
January 2016)

2014 Luciana Caravello, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Falso movimento (12 December 2014
– 17 January 2015)

Large Glass, London, England. Indeterminacy. (28 Nov 2014 – 27 Feb 2015)

2014 Cuenca Bienal, Cuenca, Ecuador.

2013 Churner and Churner, New York, NY. Dust Breeding. (27 June 9 August)

The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery, Toronto, Canada. Postscript.
(21 June - 2 September)

Various Small Fires, Los Angeles, CA. Tehachapi. (25 May – 29 June)

CA2M, Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Madrid, Spain. Sin Motivo Aparente. (9 May
– 16 October)

Mudam Luxembourg, Luxembourg. L’Image papillon (The Butterfly Image).
(23 March - 8 September)

PROJECTSD, Barcelona, Spain. Map, Record, Picture, Sculpture. (19 March - 26 April)

FRAC Ile de France/Le Plateau, Paris, France. Paint It Black. (14 March - 12
May)

Passatge Mercader 8, Barcelona, Spain. Patricia Dauder, Helen
Mirra, Guillaume Leblon and Christoph Weber. (8 March - 19 April)

2012 MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, MA. In the Holocene. (18 October
2012 6 January 2013)

Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver, CO. Postscript. (12 Oct 2012 3 Feb
2013)

Ateliers de Rennes Biennial, Rennes, France. (15 September - 9 December)


30th Bienal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil. (7 September - 9 December)

ARKEN Museum for Moderne Kunst, Arken, Denmark. Treffpunkt: Berlin. (11
May - 22 July)

Jeanine Hofland Contemporary Art, Amsterdam, Netherlands. There was a
country where they were all thieves. (4 May - June 7)

Nasjonalmuseet, Oslo, Norway. Unfinished Journeys. (16 March - May 20)

FRAC Lorraine, Metz, France. Formes Breves, Autres, 25. (27 January - 8 April)

Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale, AZ. economy of
means: toward humility in contemporary sculpture. (21 January 29 April)

2011 Kunstverein, Frankfurt, Germany. Arte Essenziale. curated by Fedrico Ferrari. (3
November 2011 – 1 January 2012)

Arp Museum, Remagen, Germany. Belvedere: Why is Landscape Beautiful?
(9 September 2011 - 4 March 2012)

Kunstmuseum Solothurn, Solothurn, Switzerland. Science & Fiction. (20 July - 6
November)

Firth Street Gallery, London, England. Look with all your eyes, look. (15 July - 30
September)

Kunsthaus Graz, Graz, Austria. Vermessung der Welt (Measuring the World).
curated by Katrin Bucher Trantow, Peter Pakesch. (11 June - 4 September)

Collezione Maramotti, Reggio Emilia, Italy. Essential Art. curated by Federico
Ferrari. (11 April 2011 - 1 January 2012)

Franco Noero, Torino, Italy. Five Easy Pieces. (24 February - 2 April)

Diapason Gallery, New York, NY. Swiss mountain transport systems: Ernst Karel
and Helen Mirra. (8, 15, 22, & 29 January)

2010 Daadgalerie, Berlin, Germany. Die Natur ruft! with Jennifer Allora & Guillermo
Calzadilla, Jimmie Durham, Douglas Gordon, Christine & Irene Hohenbüchler,
Bethan Huws, Mario Merz. (30 October - 4 December)

LaM - Lille Métropole Muse, Lille, France. Habiter poétiquement le monde (The World as Poem). curated by François Piron. (25 September 2010 - 30 January
2011)

2009 Abtart, Stuttgart, Germany. (Z)ART, curated by Jan Hoet. (13 October 2009 - 31
January 2010)

MARTa, Herford, Germany. Pittoresk - Neue Perspektiven auf
das Landschaftsbild. (3 October 2009 - 31 January 2010)

About Change Collection, Berlin, Germany. Chapter Four: World Wraps. (19
September 2009 - January 2010)


The Kunsthalle Mulhouse Contemporary Art Center, Mulhouse, France. Le jardin aux sentiers qui bifurquent. (17 September - 15 November)

Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden. Livsformer/Life Forms. (16 September –
10 January 2010)

Glassell School, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX. Reduced Visibility. (4
September - 15 November)

Musée d’art moderne de Saint-Etienne Métropole, Saint-Etienne, France. Fragile.
(16 May - 16 August)

Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN. The Quick and the Dead. curated by Peter Eleey. (24 April 24 September)

le Credac, Ivry-sur-Seine, France. Le Travail de riviere. (4 February - 29 March)

Intershop Tower, Jena, Germany. How to Work Better: Das Büro im Atelier.
curated by Christiane Rekade. (23 January - 28 February)

2008 KW Instititure for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany. Political/Minimal (November 2008 – 25 January 2009)

Kunstverein Hildesheim, Hildesheim, Germany. Observing beast, time, evolution: Kunst und Naturwissenschaft. (7 September - 2 November)

Yvon Lambert, Paris, France. Ready-.Made. (27 June - 6 September)

ZKM, Museum of Contemporary Art, Karlsruhe, Germany. Vertautes Terrain. Aktuelle Kunst in/über Deutschland. (22 May - 12 October)

Museo ARCOS, Benevento, Italy. Italia Italie Italien Italy Wlochy. (20 March - 31
August)

2007 Galerie Nordenhake, Berlin, Germany. Drawing a Tiger. (28 September - 24
October)

Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo, Japan. No Context. with Gardar Eide Einarsson, Sean
Landers, Darren Bader, Hiroshi Teshigawara. (30 June - 21 July)

MARTa, Herford, Germany. Marta Schweigt. Garde le silence, le silence te
Gardera. (7 June - 14 October)


Peter Blum Gallery, New York, NY. Art and Language. with Stephanie Brooks
and Ian Wilson. (11 May - 23 June)

National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway. Dump:
Postmodern Sculpture in the Dissolved Field. (5 March - 19 August)

Inova (Institute for Visual Art), Milwaukee, WI. Place of the Transcommon.
(2 February – 16 March)

2006 Galerie Lelong, New York, NY. Spectrum. (9 December 2006 - 28 January 2007)

Mary Mary, Glasgow, Scotland. Planting the Tele. (25 November 2006 - 13
January 2007)


Meyer Riegger, Karlsruhe, Germany. Into a Journey. (5 November - 9 December)

Sonambiente, festival für hören und sehen, Berlin, Germany. (1 June - 16 July)

Carpenter Center, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA. Helen Mirra, Sharon
Harper.

2005 Kitchener Waterloo Art Gallery, Ontario, Canada. Variations on the Picturesque.
(10 December 2005 - 19 March 2006)

Creative Time, the High Line, New York, NY. The Plain of Heaven. curated by
Peter Eleey. (14 October - 20 November)

White Columns, New York, NY. Odd Lots: Revisiting Gordon Matta Clark’s
“Fake Estates”. (9 September - 18 October)

Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo, Japan. Set. with Lisa Lapinski and Yuki Kimura. (20
August - 10 September)

Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Tropical Abstraction. (10
June - 21 August)

2004 Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, NY. Material as Metaphor. (10 December
2004 – 15 January 2005)

Kunstverein Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany. Formalismus. Moderne Kunst, heute.
(9 October 2004 - 9 January 2005)

Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL. Fine Words Butter No Cabbage. (29 August -
2 October)

Galerie Kamm, Berlin, Germany. Black Friday: Exercises in Hermetics. (10 July –
11 September)

2003 Sculpture Center, New York, NY. Paper Sculpture. (7 September - 7 December)

50th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy. Delays and Revolutions. (15 June - 2
November)

Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Switzerland. Land, Land! (18 January - 9 March)

Meyer Riegger Galerie, Karlsruhe, Germany. There’s no land but the land. (17
January - 28 February)

The Pond, Chicago, IL. Subject Index.

Charles H. Scott Gallery, Vancouver, Canada. Going A Journey.

2002 Art Basel: Miami, Miami, FL. Art Projects. curated by James Rondeau. (5 - 8
December)


Kunstverein Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany. Zusammenhänge herstellen. (29
June – 25 August)

Palo Alto Arts Center, Palo Alto, CA. Artist as Navigator. (27 June - 8 September)

KIBLA, Maribor, Slovenia. Public Radio. (February)

Galerie Georg Kargl, Vienna, Austria. Waiting for the Ice Age. (19 January - 9
March)

Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL. Here and now.

Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL. Sound Canopy.

CCAC Institute, San Francisco, CA. Sudden Glory.

2001 Block Museum, Chicago, IL. Seems: Integrations with the Physical and Social Periphery of the Museum. (23 September - 10 December)

Tirana Biennial 1, Tirana, Albania. (15 September - 15 October)

ApexArt, New York, NY. Making the Making. (5 January - 3 February)

Kunsthallen Brandts Klaedefabrik, Odense, Denmark. Untitled 654321.

Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL. Contextual.

Refusalon, San Francisco, CA. To your left is the South, to your right is the North depending.

2000 Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL. Age of Influence. (23 September - 10
December)

Donald Young, Chicago, IL. Sound, Video, Film. (5 May – 10 June)

Grand Central Arts, Santa Ana, CA. Static.

1999 Jacob Fabricius, Copenhagen, Denmark. You Smile and I Am Rubbing My Eyes.

Exit Art/The First World, New York, NY. The Stroke.

Exit Art/The First World, New York, NY. Faucet.

1998 Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA. Trance. (6 October 1998 - 10
January 1999)

Bricks and Kicks, Vienna, Austria. Scott Hug, Helen Mirra, CAR.

London Electronic Arts, London, England. Pandemonium.

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL. Video & Film.

57 Hope, Brooklyn, NY. No Budget.


1997 Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL. Time Arts Chicago. (August)

Kunsthalle Nürnberg, Nremberg, Germany. Some Kind of Heaven (20 February –
27 April). Exhibition travelled: South London Gallery, London, England (4 June
- 13 July)

Art Forum Berlin, Berlin, Germany. Art Club Berlin.

1996 Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA. Up Close and Personal. (31
December 1996 - 2 March 1997)

The Renaissance Society, Chicago, IL. Persona. (10 March - 21 April). Exhibition
travelled: Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Gasser & Grunert, Cologne, Germany. Found Footage.

University of California, San Diego, CA. Super Super 8.

San Francisco, CA. Swell, Four Walls.

1995 Anthology Film Archive, New York, NY. Mix.

TBA Exhibition Space, Chicago, IL. Youth Culture Killed My Dog.


AWARDS

2013 Artist-in-Residence, Isabella Stuart Gardner Museum, Boston, MA

2011 IASPIS (International Artists Studio Program in Sweden), Stockholm, Sweden

2008-2009 Stiftung Laurenz Haus Residency, Basel, Switzerland

2007 Artadia: The Fund for Art and Dialogue, New York, NY

2007 International Studio Program, Office for Contemporary Art, Oslo, Norway

2005 Artist in Residence, Berliner Künstlerprogramm, DAAD, Berlin, Germany

2004 DAAD Fellowship, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany

2004 Alpert Ucross Residency Award, WY

2003 Artist in Residence, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA

2001 Driehaus Individual Artist Award, Chicago, IL

1999 Louis Comfort Tiffany Award

1997-1998 Macdowell Residency, Peterborough, New Hampshire

1996 Jessica Holt Award, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL

1995-1996 University Fellowship, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL


PUBLIC PROJECTS

2011 Farbenweg, indirekter, Universalmuseum, Graz, Austria

2010 GSA Art in Architecture U.S. Border Station Project, Warroad, NM

2006 Instance the Determination, public project, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL



FILMS AND VIDEOS

Arrow, 2002, video projection/sound including sub woofer, 28min

81N, 2001,16mm, color, silent, 11min

52N, 1999,16mm, color, silent, 11min

Songs 1-9, 1998, b&w video, single channel, silent, continuous loops

Third, 1998, b&w video projection with live sound, 45min

Untitled film, 1996, color, silent, 1min

Schlafbau,1996 b&w video projection, sound, 13min

I, Bear, 1995, color video, sound, 6min

The Ballad of Myra Furrow, 1994, b&w video, sound, 5min


BOOK

Kuri-gohan (Field Recordings 1-3) (Berlin: Distanz Verlag, 2011)

Cloud, the, 3 (Zürich: Christoph Keller Editions/JRP Ringier, 2007)

Helen Mirra im Grunewald (Berlin: DAAD, 2006)

Sky-wreck (Chicago: The Renaissance Society, 2002)

Field Geometry (Chicago: Explain, 2000)

Names & Poems (Chicago: Whitewalls, 1999)

Alow (Chicago: Herkimer, 1999)

Along, Below (Chicago: Herkimer, 1999)

Stowaway (Chicago: Herkimer, 1996)


PUBLICATIONS

“Instance the determination,” Critical Inquiry Vol. 35, No. 4 (Summer 2009)

“Alpine Architecture,” Kurator 2007/2008 (Zurich: Edition Fink, 2008)

“Index for der Räuber,” Cabinet Magainze No. 29 (Spring 2008)

“Per Kirsten Pieroth,” Maps and Legends (Zürich: JRP Ringier, 2007)

“Traveler’s Code Book,” Black Friday (Frankfurt: Revolver, 2006)


“Artist Project/School-year,” Cabinet Magazine No. 9 (Winter 2002/03)

“Gr,” for COLORGAMES, a project by Lucio Pozzi, Anderson Gallery, Drake University, 2002.

collaboration with Gaylen Gerber, Whitewalls Vol. 40 (Spring 1998)

“I, Bear”, Whitewalls Vol. 38 (1996)


SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

Strange, Raimar, “Helen Mirra / Meyer Riegger,” Vonhundert, 089/100 (June 2009), p. 40.

Jones, Ronald, “Helen Mirra: Galerie Nordenhake,” Art Forum (Summer 2008), p. 458.

Visel, Dan, “Thinking about Indexing,” if:book, (blog of the Institute for the Future of the Book), (16 August 2007).

Hübl, Michael, “Helen Mirra: Feinfühligkeit der Präzision”, Badische Neuste
Nachrichten (9 March 2007).

“Goings on about town: Art & Language, Stephanie Brooks, Helen Mirra, Ian Wilson,” The New Yorker (June 25, 2007).

“Galleries Downtown: Helen Mirra,” The New Yorker (15 January 2007), p. 13.

Cerizza, Luca, “Looking back: Solo shows”, Frieze No. 104 (January-February 2007).

Wilk, Deborah. “Art Review: Helen Mirra,” Time Out New York (11-17 January 2007), p. 70.

Smith, Roberta. “Helen Mirra”, The New York Times (22 December 2006), p. E, 40.
Eleey, Peter. “Reference Material”, Frieze (November 2006), p. 146.

Morton, Tom, “Tropical Abstraction”, Frieze (January 2006), p.147.

Sholis, Brian, “Helen Mirra”, Artforum (January 2007), p. 252-3.

Leinberger, Rena. “Interview: Helen Mirra,” Bridge Magazine (2003).

Möntemann, Nina. Zusammenhänge herstellen, (Hamburg: Kunstverein, 2003).

Walker, Hamza “Helen Mirra,” Cream 3 (London: Phaidon, 2003).

Végh, Christina. Land Land (catalog) (Basel: Kunsthalle, 2003).

Artner, Alan. “Chicagoans of the year-Helen Mirra: Concepts Fuel Work,” Chicago Tribune (29 December 2002).

Stein, Lisa. “Helen Mirra adopts an assertive air,” Chicago Tribune (20 December 2002), p. 7, 23.

Orchard, William. Tableau Vol. 4, No. 1(Spring 2002), p. 3.

“Goings on about town,” The New Yorker (28 October 2002).

Richard, Frances. Declining Interval Lands (brochure) (2002)

Elms, Anthony. Here and Now (catalog) (Chicago: Whitewalls, 2002)

Rugoff, Ralph. Sudden Glory (catalog) (San Francisco: CCAC, 2002)

Palmer, Laurie. Seems (booklet) (2001)

Snodgrass, Susan. “Helen Mirra,” Art in America (December 2001), p. 124.

Hixson, Kathryn. “Helen Mirra,” New Art Examiner (November 2001), p. 83.

Bolle, Susuanna. “Tones and Drones in Chicago,” XLR8R#54 (November 2001), p 26.

Yood, James. “Helen Mirra,” Art Forum (September 2001), p. 198.

Princenthal, Nancy. “Artist's Book Beat,” Art on Paper (September 2001), p. 98.

Meyer, Bill. “Music Review: Transmissions,” Chicago Tribune (14 August 2001).

Erickson, Karl. “Chicago Five,” artnet.com, (18 August 2000).

Spector, Buzz. “Helen Mirra: Names and Poems,” The Octopus (July 2000).

Johnson, Ken. “Recommended/Last Chance: Helen Mirra,” New York Times (June 2000).

“Helen Mirra: Field Geometry,” Other Music (June 2000)

Erickson, Karl. “On Books: Helen Mirra,” New Art Examiner (December/January 2000), p. 60.

Swartz, Marc. “Review: Helen Mirra,” Circa88 (Summer 1999).

Meyer, Bill. “Critic's choice,” Chicago Reader (7 May 1999).

Palmer, Laurie. “Review: Helen Mirra,” Frieze 46 (May 1999), p. 97.

Estep, Jan. “Helen Mirra,” New Art Examiner (April 1999), p. 45.

Camper, Fred. “Helen Mirra,” Chicago Reader (11 February 1999), p.32.

Zdadonovics, Olga. “Review: Color TV,” New Art Examiner (April 1997), p.42.

Gladstone, Neil. “Shall we Trance?” Philadelphia Enquirer (10 December 1998).

Purcell, Greg. “Helen Mirra: Third,” Cakewalk (Fall 1998)

Walker, Hamza and Diana Thater. Persona (catalog) (Basel: Kunsthalle/Chicago: Renaissance Society, 1996)


Scanlan, Joe. Youth Culture Killed my Dog (catalog) (Contemporary Arts Council, 1995)


SELECTED COLLECTIONS AND MUSEUMS

The Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL

The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

The Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX

The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY

The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY