Helena Hladilová (1983, Kroměříž) currently lives and works in Italy. She obtained a bachelor’s degree at the Faculty of Fine Arts, Brno University of Technology, and completed a master’s degree program in Italy at the Academy of Fine Arts in Carrara in a sculpture studio. Together with Namsal Siedlecki, she leads and works as a curator of the GUM studio exhibition space, which was established in Carrara and later moved to Turin. Her solo exhibitions include Swinger (Artissima, Turin), Fake lake (CO2, Turin), 6Artista (MACRO, Rome), Vitrine. 270 ° (GAM, Turin), NaCl (L’A Project, Palermo, together with Namsal Siedlecki), Barega (Giuseppe Frau Gallery, Gonnes). Her work has been presented in group exhibitions at the MAXXI Gallery (Rome), Fondazione Nomas (Rome), Fondazione Pastificio Cerere (Rome), Fondazione Bevilacqua la Masa (Venice), Moscow International Biennale for Young Art (Moscow), Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo (Turin).