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Laure Prouvost

Born in 1978, Lille, France

Lives and works in London, United Kingdom, Antwerpen, Belgium


Through video, sound, installation, performances and instances in which the mediums intertwine in idiosyncratic ways, Laure Prouvost explores language and its limitations, miscommunication and the state of being lost in translation. Turner Prize (2013) winner and artist representing the French Pavilion at the 2019 Venice Biennale, Prouvost creates works inspired by their environment, intertwining human and natural elements amidst humorous word play. Using words, images, personal histories and ar...Read more