Laura Preston is an artist and writer. Among other projects, she is currently writing her doctorate with the Institute of Art Theory and Cultural Studies, Academy of Fine Arts Vienna. She is also the editor of Next Spring (Atlas Projectos). She was associate editor of documenta 14, Athens / Kassel, curator-at-large for the Adam Art Gallery Te Pātaka Toi, Victoria University of Wellington, and a guest curator at Portikus, Frankfurt am Main. She lives in Berlin.