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Helen Trompeteler is a curator based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She is deeply committed to supporting the vision of underrepresented artists through original exhibitions, programs, and writing on photography.

Since 2022, Helen has served as Deputy Director of Programs at Silver Eye Center for Photography. She provides curatorial leadership for a diverse schedule of exhibitions and programs that consider and support expansive contemporary lens-based practices.

Previously Helen spent eighteen years leading exhibitions and strategic partnerships for internationally recognized collections, including the Royal Collection and National Portrait Gallery, London. She has written extensively on photography for books and publications worldwide.