Antwerp Art Weekend

26—29 MAY 2022


Laure Prouvost

Laure Prouvost (b. 1978, FR) lives and works between Antwerp (Belgium) and London (United Kingdom). 

Winner of the Turner Prize in 2013, Laure Prouvost is one of the most well-known artists on the contemporary international art scene. Laure Prouvost is representing France at the 58th International Art Exhibition at the Venice Biennial (2019). 

In 2020, Laure Prouvost has been invited to participate to the Sydney Biennial. The same year, some traveling exhibitions of the French Pavilion of the 58th International Art Exhibition at the Venice Biennial (2019) were held at the Abattoirs (Toulouse, France) and at the LAM Villeneuve d’Ascq (Lille, France). Many solo shows are dedicated to the artist in 2021 such at the ACCA Melbourne (Australia), at the Govett Brewster Gallery in New-Zealand or at the Kunsthall Charlottenborg in Copenhagen (Denmark). 

She has had recent significant solo exhibitions in prestigious institutions, including at the MUHKA with AM-BIG-YOU-US LEGSICON (Belgium, 2019), at the Palais de Tokyo with RING SING AND DRING FOR TRESPASSING (France, 2018), at the Bass Museum with They are Waiting for You (USA, 2018), the Witte de With with the wet wet wanderer (Rotterdam, 2017), at the MMK Frankfurt am Main with ALL BEHIND, WE’LL GO DEEPER, DEEP DOWN AND SHE WILL SAY: (Frankfurt, 2016), at the Kunsthall Luzern with AND SHE WILL SAY: HI HER, AILLEURS, TO HIGHER GROUNDS… (Luzern, 2016), at the Pirelli Hangar Bicocca with GDM-Grandad Visitor Center (Milan, 2016), at the Red Brick Art Museum with Into All That Is Here (Beijing, 2016), at Haus der Kunst Munich with We Would Be floating away from the dirty past (Munich, 2015), at the New Museum with For Forgetting (New York, 2014), at Extra City Kunsthal with From Wantee to Some Signs (Antwerp, 2014), at the Whitechapel Gallery (London, 2013) and at the Collezione Maramotti (Reggio Emilia, 2013) for Farfromwords, at the Morra Greco Foundation with Polpomotorino (Naples, 2013) and at Tate Britain with Schwitters in Britain (London, 2013).

Prestigious public and private collections house the works of Laure Prouvost, such as the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (Washington, USA), the Red Brick Art Museum (Beijing, China), the Kunsthal Luzern (Luzern, Switzerland), the Maramotti Collection (Reggio Emilia, Italy), the Morra Greco Foundation (Naples, Italy), The Arts Council (London, United Kingdom), The Withworth Collection (Manchester, United Kingdom), The Contemporary Art Society (London, United Kingdom), The Saatchi Collection (London, United Kingdom), The Zabludowicz Collection (London, United Kingdom), the MAC/VAL (Vitry sur Seine, France), the Kadist Foundation (Paris, France), the Fond National d’Art Contemporain (FNAC, Paris, France), the FRAC Bourgogne (Dijon, France), the FRAC Champagne Ardennes (France), the Musée départemental d’art contemporain de Rochechouart (Rochechouart, France) the Nouveau Musée National de Monaco (Monaco). 

Laure Prouvost has been represented by la Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Paris/Brussels, since 2014.

Represented by Nathalie Obadia