Helen Pheby (Yorkshire Sculpture Park)

Dr Helen Pheby is the Head of Curatorial Programme at Yorkshire Sculpture Park, an international centre for modern and contemporary art set in 500 acres of historic parkland, five galleries, and an 18th-century chapel.

She is a recognised authority on art beyond the institution. Her offsite projects include A Place in Time (2016) at NIROX Sculpture Park in the UNESCO Cradle of Humankind, South Africa, and the Kyiv Sculpture Project (2012), the first open-air display of contemporary sculpture in Ukraine. She is the invited co-curator of the new entrance to Selfridges’ flagship London store and is Chair of UP Projects, London.


Curator’s Areas of Interest:

Public art and publics
Sculpture in the expanded field
Contemporary practice
Relational aesthetics
Participatory practice




Helen Pheby is taking part in Speed Curating on Thursday 7th October

Please Note:
VAI members attending Get Together 2021 can book up to 3 Speed Curating Sessions and 2 Clinics only. If you book more than this we will need to call you to cancel the extra bookings. Please do not over book as this will lead to delays for other artists and may result in other artists missing their chance to book when they are viewing.

A Get Together General Admission ticket is needed to attend Speed Curating and Specialist Clinics. If you do not book your General Admission ticket your Speed Curating and Clinic Bookings will not be valid.  


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