Laura Preston works with other artists to make texts, books, and exhibitions. She is currently working on a research project through the Institute of Art Theory and Cultural Studies at the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna. An associate editor for documenta 14, she lived in Athens from spring 2016 to autumn 2017. She was the curator-at-large for the Adam Art Gallery Te Pātaka Toi, Victoria University of Wellington from 2013–15, following a guest curatorship in 2012 at Portikus, Frankfurt am Main. She lives in Berlin.