Laure Prouvost (b.1978, Lille, France) lives and works in London and Antwerp. Recieved her BFA from Central St Martins, London (2002) and her MFA from Goldsmiths College, London (2010). Awards include nominated for the 2014 Film London Jarman Award (2014); Turner Prize (2013); The International Critics’ Prize (FIPRESCI Prize), Oberhausen Short Film Festival, Oberhausen, Germany (2016); and Max Mara Prize for Women (2011). Select solo exhibitions include the wet wet wanderer as part of Para|Fiction, Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam, Netherlands (2017); Laure Prouvost, wot hit talk, The Laznia Centre for Contemporary Art, Gdańsk (2017); SALT Galata, Istanbul, Turkey (2017); High Line Art, New York, USA (2017);Walker Art Centre, Minneapolis, USA and Experimental Media and Performing Arts Centre, Troy, USA (2017); AND SHE WILL SAY: HI HER, AILLEURS, TO HIGHER GROUNDS…, Kunstmuseum Luzern, Luzern, Switzerland (2016); GDM-Grandad Visitor Center, Pirelli Hangar Bicocca, Milan, Italy (2016); ALL BEHIND, WE’LL GO DEEPER, DEEP DOWN AND SHE WILL SAY:, MMK, Frankfurt, Germany (2016); DROPPED HERE AND THEN, TO LIVE, LEAVE IT ALL BEHIND, FRAC/ Consortium Dijon, Dijon, France (2016); Into all is here, Red Brick Art Museum, Beijing, China (2016); C’est l’est not ouest, State of Concept, Athens, Greece (2016); and A Way To Leak, Lick, Leek, Fahrenheit, Los Angeles (2016). Select group exhibitions include The Inner Skin – Art and Shame, Marta Herford, Herford, Germany (2017); Speak : Tania Bruguera, Douglas Gordon, Laure Prouvost and Cally Spooner, the Serpentine Sackler Gallery, London, UK (2017); LE QUATRIÈME SEXE, Indéfinition des genres, réaffirmation des plaisirs, Le Coeur, Paris, France (2017); and The Everywhere Studio, ICA Miami, USA (2017). Her work is held in public and private collections including FNAC Fonds national d'art contemporain, Paris, France; Contemporary Art Society, London, UK; Arts Council England, UK; Saatchi Collection, London, UK; and Zabludownicz Collection, London, UK.
Last updated: 16.03.2017