Laure Prouvost © Photo by Gene Pittman, courtesy Walker Art Center,Minneapolis
Laure Prouvost © Photo by Gene Pittman, courtesy Walker Art Center,Minneapolis
The Platform

Laure Prouvost


9 Nov - 4:45PM to 6PM
Auditorium Level 1

Laure Prouvost was born in the tenth and final century of the 2nd millennium, she lives and works between the Croatian Desert, Antwerp and London. She received her BFA from Central St Martins, London in 2002, and
studied towards her MFA at Goldsmiths College, London. She also took part in the LUX Associate Programme. Recent solo exhibitions include the wet wet wanderer, as part of Para|Fiction, Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam, The Netherlands (2017); softer and rounder so as to shine through your smooth marble, SALT Galata, Istanbul, Turkey (2017); and And she will say: hi her, ailleurs, to higher grounds…, Kunstmuseum Luzern, Switzerland (2016) and Ring Sing and Drink for Trespassing, Palais de Tokyo, Paris (2018). Laure Prouvost won the MaxMara Art Prize for Women in 2011 and was the recipient of the Turner Prize in 2013. Prouvost will be representing France for the 58th Venice Biennale in 2019.