HELOISA POMFRET
Born: Sao Paulo, Brazil 

EDUCATION
       
  2002   M.F.A. Painting/Drawing Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan
  1996   M.A. Painting/Drawing Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan
       
SELECTED SOLO / GROUP EXHIBITIONS
       
  2018   Group Exhibition, Known: Unknown, New York Studio School, New York City
  2018   Solo Exhibition, Threshold, N'Namdi Center for Contemporary Art, Detroit, MI
  2017   Group Exhibition, Art and Science, Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit (MOCAD), Detroit, MI
  2017   Group Exhibition, Art Palm Beach, N’Namdi Contemporary Gallery, Palm Beach, FL
  2016   Group Exhibition, Three Women in Abstract, Frederick Holmes and Company Gallery, Seattle, WA
  2016   Group Exhibition, Four/Three, Frederick Holmes and Company Gallery, Seattle, WA
  2016   Group Exhibition, Art Palm Beach, N’Namdi Contemporary Gallery, Palm Beach, FL
  2015   Group Exhibition, N’Namdi Contemporary Gallery, Miami, FL (in connection with Art Basel, Miami Beach)
  2015   Body and Mind, Sulfur Studios Gallery, Savannah GA
  2015   Group Exhibition, Conversations, Associazione Culturale Civilta’del Mediteraneo, Pallazo Bacile di Castiglione, Spongano Italy
  2015   Solo Exhibition, The Body as a Reliquary Exhibition, Port Washington Public Library, Port Washington, NY
  2014   Group Exhibition, N’Namdi Contemporary Gallery, Miami, FL (in connection with Art Basel, Miami Beach)
  2014   Solo Exhibition, Maps, N’Namdi Contemporary Gallery, Miami, FL
  2014   BAU Institute Group Exhibition at the Castle, Otranto, Italy
  2014   Exhibition at the Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey, MI
  2013   Constructions, Texutral Collages by Nanette Carter, Addie Langford and Heloisa Pomfret, N'Namdi Center for Contemporary Art,, Detroit, MI
  2013   Exposition, A.I.R VALLAURIS, Galerie Le Cabanon, Vallauris, France
  2012   Inaugural Show, N’Namdi Contemporary Miami Gallery, Miami, FL
  2012   CAMAC Group Exhibition, Marney-sur-Seine, France
  2011   Gallery of the Arts, Madonna University, Livonia, MI
  2010   Kulturdag Schaftelokken Art Festival, Oslo, Norway
  2009   ART Chicago Art Fair, G.R. N'Namdi Gallery, Chicago
  2009   Visual Stimulus Exhibition, Technology Innovation Center, East Lansing, MI
  2008   Witness, G.R. N’Namdi Gallery, New York City
  2008   G.R. N’Namdi Gallery, Summer Art Series, The Hamptons, NY
  2008    The Last Book Exhibition, Madrid, Spain; Buenos Aires, Argentina; New York City, New York; and Zurich, Switzerland
  2008   ArtsModerne Exhibition, Le Petit Museum, Housatonic, MA
  2008    Violence Transformed, Massachusetts State Exhibit, Boston, MA
  2008     Gender Politics, WGS Biennial, Loranger Gallery, University of Detroit Mercy, Detroit, MI
  2008   G.R. N’Namdi Gallery, New York City
  2007   G.R. N’Namdi Gallery, New York City
  2007   “More than 450 Women Have Been Murdered in Ciudad Juarez,” SAC Gallery, Stony Brook University, New York
  2007   Affordable Art Fair, New York City
  2007    Solo Exhibition, Witness of the Unconscious, APM Gallery, Sao Paulo, Brazil
  2007   Seven Voices, Seven Views, G.R. N’Namdi Gallery, New York City, Chicago, Detroit
  2006    Affordable Art Fair, New York City 
  2006   Whitney Biennial, collaborative work at the Peace Tower, New York City
  2005   SOFA Exhibition, G.R. N’Namdi Gallery, Chicago
  2005   Chelsea Pier Exhibition, G.R. N’Namdi Gallery, New York City
       
ARTIST LECTURES AND TALKS
       
  2018   Solo Exhibition, Threshold, N'Namdi Center for Contemporary Art, Detroit, MI
  2016   Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont
  2015   Group Exhibition, Conversations, Spongano, Italy
  2015   The Body as a Reliquary, Port Washington, NY
  2014   BAU Institute Talk at the Castle, Otranto, Italy
  2013   Constructions, Textural Collages at the N'Namdi Center for Contemporary Art, Detroit, MI
       
RESIDENCIES
       
  2018   Cortex Frontal, Arraiolos, Portugal
  2017   Draw International, Caylus, France
  2016   Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont
  2015   American Academy of Rome, Rome, Italy
  2015   Associazione Culturale Civilta'del Mediteraneo, Spongano, Italy
  2014   BAU Institute, Otranto, Italy
  2013    A.I.R. VALLAURIS, Valauris, France
  2012   CAMAC Residency Program, Marney-sur-Seine, France
       
PUBLICATIONS AND CATALOGUES
       
  2018   Detroit Artists Review
  2018   The Brasilians
  2015   Pinacoteca of the Sao Paulo Association of Medicine
  2015   Port Washington News article on "The Body as a Reliquary"
  2012   Pinacoteca of the Sao Paulo Association of Medicine
  2007   The Brasilians
  2005   The Detroiter.com
       
COLLECTIONS
       
  2013   A.I.R. Vallauris Collection, Vallauris, France
  2012   CAMAC Collection, Marney-sur Seine, France
  2007   APM Gallery Collection, Sao Paulo, Brazil
 
COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT
   
  2018   The Body as a Reliquary, Experimental Printmaking Workshop with Clay, Arraiolos Portugal
 
The artist lives and works in Detroit, Michigan and New York City.