Helen Petts - visual artist



“Sea Shanties”. Video. 17 minutes. 2010. Collaboration with Phil Minton and Roger Turner.

Made for “TAPS - Improvisations with Paul Burwell”

Matt’s Gallery at Dilston Grove, London.

Helen Petts acknowledges the receipt of an Arts Admin Fellowship in the development of this work.

Helen Petts is an artist film-maker who explores rhythm, texture, sound and chance events, both in the rural landscape and in her long standing relationship with the free improvisation music community. A former television director of arts programmes, she now regularly shows her own art work at film and music festivals and in gallery installations, in the UK and internationally. She studied Fine Art at Goldsmith's College and Middlesex University and Film at Westminster University. Her work is distributed by Lux Artists Moving Image.