Since winning the prestigious Turner Prize in 2013, Laure Prouvost has cemented her position near the top of the international art scene with her witty and endearing video installations. Brilliantly exploring the entanglements of fictional truths and autobiographical reality, Prouvost's videos immerse the viewer and play with their perception, questioning the intersection between what is real and what is not. The artist often takes on… Read more
About the artwork
Somber in its white writing upon black background and sober typography, the print's whimsical message with its deliberate misspelling of "arms" comes as something of a surprise. Often playing with language and communication in her work, the French-born artist takes pleasure in exploring where mispronunciation or mistranslation might lead her in her artistic ventures. This print is a perfect illustration of Prouvost's process and showcases her quirky sense of humor.