Heleen Wiemer ( Ten Boer, The Netherlands, 1978 ) lives and works in Amsterdam, where, in 2002, she obtained a Fine Arts degree at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie, in the Time Based Art department. She draws, writes, and creates performances and theatre shows. In addition to her solo practice, she collaborates with other artists and theatre makers, like Reineke Jonker and theatre collective Hotel Modern. Since 2006 she works together on an irregular basis with Richtje Reinsma and Roosmarijn Schoonewelle, under the name of Het Harde Potlood.