Interview with Oliver Laric
Modern Forms' Nick Hackworth talks to the Berlin-based artist Oliver Laric, whose work addresses issues of uncertainty, authenticity and narrative multiplicity.
The interview accompanies a screening of Laric’s Betweenness (2018) on the Modern Forms x ArtReview microsite by kind permission of Tanya Leighton, Berlin and the artist.
Oliver Laric (b. 1981, Innsbruck, lives and works in Berlin) has recently shown at the St. Louis Art Museum; S.M.A.K., Ghent; and Kunstverein Braunschweig. Past solo exhibitions include: Schinkel Pavillon, Berlin; Secession, Vienna; Austrian Cultural Forum, London; Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C.; and the MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge. His work has been included in group exhibitions at the Whitechapel Gallery, London; Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo; Fridericianum, Kassel; Palais de Tokyo, Paris; Kunstverein München; and Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston. He participated in the 2016 Liverpool Biennial, the 2015 New Museum Triennial and 2018 São Paulo Bienal. He is represented by Tanya Leighton, Berlin.