Photo: Helena Eflerova in Waterlooville, South East

Helena Eflerova

Artist, Project manager, Lecturer / academic, Researcher, Gallery educator

Helena Eflerová is a professional multidisciplinary artist who employs direct dialogue between artist and viewer, utilising physical engagement and non-verbal language as communication. Her Fine Art Masters Degree research explored the fusion of underwater live performance, video installation and human prenatal theories by combining five disciplines: Live Art, Butoh, Prenatal/Peri-natal Psychology, Bio-science and Apnea. Eflerová has shown work in universities, art galleries, off-site, non-gallery/heritage and site-specific environments. Acquiring numerous commissions and exhibitions in the UK and abroad including: ‘Trimester’ at Para Haus Contemporary Art Exhibition (Parallel to the São Paulo Art Biennial, São Paulo, Brazil 2010); ‘Hunter/Hunted’ at Mottisfont (the National Trust and Arts Council England 2012); ‘Anima/Animus’ at Winchester Cathedral (10 days Creative Collisions and Arts Council England 2013); ‘Faces’ at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard (The Portsmouth Festivities, National Royal Navy Museum and Arts Council England 2014) and ‘Embodied Vistas’ at A.P.T. Gallery & Studios (Creekside Discovery Centre and Arts Council England 2014). read full statement

Location Waterlooville, South East
Activities Workshops, Arts in health, Participatory projects, Exhibitions programme, Film-making
Artforms / type of project Project, Film & Video, Installation, Live Art, Performance
Tags helena eflerova, kye wilson, wilson-eflerova, artist, art facilitator, butoh, site-specific, contact improvisation, non-verbal, apnea scuba diving

News & Events

  • Ecclesia/Synagoga - Exhibition/live performances by award winning artist collective, Wilson-Eflerová

    14/04/2015 – 29/04/2015
    Portsmouth Cathedral

    Supported by Arts Council England Wilson-Eflerová’s engaging new live performances, ‘Ecclesia/Synagoga’ and compelling video installation ‘Anima/Animus’ will be showcased at Portsmouth Cathedral.

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  • Embodied Vistas

    Embodied Vistas sees artists Wilson-Eflerová (Kye Wilson and Helena Eflerová) responding to the unique character of Deptford creek.