Laurien, March 1996 - Laurien, September 2001 - Laurien, October 2007 - Laurien, July 2015

Laurien, March 1996 - Laurien, September 2001 - Laurien, October 2007 - Laurien, July 2015

Manon de Boer

Super-8 & 16mm, b/w, 4:3, no sound, BE, 1996 - 2015, 12'

Began in 1996, Laurien is portrayed in four sessions, as indicated by the title dates. Each time, Laurien is asked to read a newspaper, which is outside of the frame, and filmed on b&w film for the duration of one film reel of ± 2’30”.

Concept & camera Manon de Boer

Laurien, March 1996 - Laurien, September 2001 - Laurien, October 2007 - Laurien, July 2015

Has recently been on display at the following locations:

Jan Mot Brussel (BE), Nov 3 – Dec 17, 2016 Temporary Gallery Cologne (GB), Sep 10 – Dec 18, 2016 Cubitt London (GB), Jun 16 – Jul 24, 2016 Jan Mot Brussel (BE), Sep 12 – Oct 24, 2015 argos Brussel (BE), Feb 8 – Apr 5, 2015 Festival international d'art de Toulouse (FR), May 23 – Jun 22, 2014 Jan Mot Brussel (BE), May 21 – Jul 9, 2011 Index Stockholm (SE), Apr 6 – Jun 5, 2011 Watou 2010 Watou (BE), Jul 3 – Sep 5, 2010 Murray Guy New York (US), Jun 18 – Jul 31, 2009 Mudam Luxembourg (LU), Feb 19 – May 25, 2009 Frankfurter Kunstverein Frankfurt (DE), Feb 7 – Apr 27, 2008