Helen Trompeteler is a Curator of Photographs, Writer and Consultant. In 2016, Helen was awarded the Josef Breitenbach Research Fellowship at the Center for Creative Photography, University of Arizona for her ongoing research on the history of photography education in the United States in the post-war period. Her exhibitions and books include Audrey Hepburn: Portraits of an Icon (Co-Curator, 2015) and Man Ray Portraits (Assistant Curator, 2013). Past displays include Snowdon: A Life in View (2014), Fred Daniels: Cinema Portraits (2012) and Format Photography Agency (2010).
Helen’s writing has appeared widely including in Aesthetica, Of the Afternoon and Photomonitor. She is a consultant researcher for the Photographic Collections Network and a member of the Hemera curatorial collective. Helen has been an awards juror for organisations including the Association of Photographers and London Independent Photography. She regularly takes part in talks, panel discussions and photography festivals. Helen can be contacted via e-mail