Florence Laprat was born in Brussels in 1992. After law studies, she enters La Cambre ENSAV in Brussels in the drawing section. Her multidisciplinary practice moves seamlessly between painting, sculpture and installation. Florence Laprat often references literature, archeology and history through the use of daily life objects and symbols. Her abstract paintings witnesses time passing by and ephemerality of things. In 2019 Florence Laprat was nominated for the Laurent Moonens Art Price in Brussels which led her to a residence of nine months. In the frame of this residence she had her first solo show at gallery La Confiance. She lives and works in Brussels.

Florence Laprat est née à Bruxelles en 1992. Après des études de droit, elle intègre La Cambre Ensav en section dessin. Sa pratique multidisciplinaire oscille constamment entre la peinture, la sculpture et l’installation. La pratique de Florence Laprat se réfère souvent à la littérature, l’histoire, et l’archéologie, à travers l’utilisation d’objets et symboles du quotidien. Ses peintures abstraites témoignent de l’écoulement du temps, et du caractère éphémère des choses. En 2019, Florence Laprat fait partie des lauréats du Prix Laurent Moonens qui la mène à une résidence de neuf mois à la Fondation Moonens à Bruxelles. Dans le cadre de cette résidence, elle a sa premièr exposition solo à la galerie La Confiance. Elle vit et travaille à Bruxelles

EDUCATION

2017 MASTER Drawing, École nationale supérieure des arts visuels de La Cambre, Brussels, BE
2017 ERASMUS Fine Arts, Central Saint Martins, London, UK



PROJECTS

March 2017 Assistant for Edith Dekyndt in the frame of the Belgian Art Prize, They shoot the horses, L'escaut 60 rue de l'Escaut 1080, Brussels, BE



SOLO EXHIBITION

May 2019 Purl Stitch, Galerie La Confiance, Brussels, BE



GROUP EXHIBITIONS

December 2019 Bordeline, curated by Clemence detroy, Brussels, BE

June 2019 From me my Shadow, Moonens Foundation, Brussels, BE
May 2019 TrOuble-Fête, Cdlt gallery, Liège, BE
May 2019 Prix Découverte du Rouge Cloître, Brussels, BE
February 2019 Ancolie, Moonens Foundation, Brussels, BE
January 2019 Prix Médiatine, La Médiatine Wolubilis, Brussels, BE
November 2018 13 x18, Cdlt Gallery, Liège, BE
June 2018 Graduation show, Espace Vanderborght, Brussels, BE
February 2018 Tate Exchange, Tate Modern, London, BE
November 2017 Open studios, Central Saint Martins Granary Square, London, UK
May 2017 Close Up, Jewish Museum of Belgium, Brussels, BE
April 2017 NU 7, quai du commerce with the courtesy of Frederic de Goldschmidt; Brussels, BE
June 2016 Graduation show, 21, Abbaye de La Cambre 1050, Brussels, BE
April 2016 Friche 100 rue de Veyweede, Anderlecht, Brussels, BE









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