Laura Preston is an artist and writer. Among other projects, she is writing her doctorate with Sabeth Buchmann at the Institute of Art Theory and Cultural Studies, Academy of Fine Arts Vienna. An associate editor of documenta 14, she lived in Athens from spring 2016 to autumn 2017, following a guest curatorship at Portikus, Frankfurt am Main. Throughout, her practice has been interested in the relations between art and the politics of language. She lives in Berlin.