Laure Prouvost: The Artist Book (Book Works) Art Monthly #366, May 2013

The artist’s biography that opens Laure Prouvost’s The Artist Book is, like her films, an exercise in translation and reception, authorship and authority. Or, rather, an exercise in mistranslation and obfuscation, authorlessness and – with a nod to Georges Bataille, who unwittingly provides the book’s cover – formlessness.  Or, as the ‘author’ puts it, in […]