Open Practice Studio (OPS) is headed by Helen Grogan.
Helen Grogan holds formal qualifications in dance, philosophy, and visual art. In 2019 her practice-based research was award the Jennifer Bowskill Photography Award. Her experience in art archives and time-based art documentation includes The Kitchen (New York City), PS122 (New York City), Gertrude Contemporary (Melbourne), Hannah Mathew's Action/Response exhibition (Melbourne) and Open Archive Art Space (Melbourne) co-directed with Jared Davis. As a practicing artist, her installation and performance works have been exhibited in Australia, Japan, Mexico, USA , Netherlands, Germany, Austria, Sweden and online. Grogan is an experienced University Lecturer and practice-lead research supervisor.