Laura Owens

Laura Owens was the subject of a mid-career retrospective at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (2017–18), which travelled to the Dallas Museum of Art (2018) and The Geffen Contemporary at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (2018–19). Earlier this year, the Cleveland Museum of Art presented ‘Laura Owens: Rerun’ at Transformer Station, Cleveland, Ohio, an exhibition made in collaboration with high school students participating in the CMA’s Arts Mastery program, Currently Under Curation (CUC). She is based in Los Angeles, USA.

The artist discusses her show at Fondation Vincent van Gogh Arles, where an exuberant mis-en-scène asks us to think about painting differently

BY Amy Sherlock AND Laura Owens |