Laurent Pernot is a French visual artist.
Laurent holds a university degree and graduated from Le Fresnoy national studio of contemporary arts. His unique career has been punctuated with numerous residencies and exhibitions in both France and abroad.
Taught Photography and Video Courses at Les Arcades Issy-les-Moulineaux, and Contemporary Arts Course at Estah Fashion School. At the University Paris La Sorbonne I, he taught still and moving images courses. Artist invited at HEAR Strasbourg, ISBA Besançon, ESBA Angers, UQAM Montreal.
Solo exhibitions were held among others in Palais de Tokyo (France), Centre Pompidou (France), Sketch Gallery (London), Miro Foundation (Spain), Palacio das Artes (Brasil), 1aSpace (Hong-Kong), Alvar Aalto Museum (Finland), Moscow Museum of Modern Art (Russia), Le Voyage à Nantes. The artist was also part of group shows held at São Paulo Biennal (Brasil), LAM Museum of contemporary arts (France), Mingsheng Museum (Shanghai), Louis Vuitton (Paris), Riga Art Space (Latvia), Victoria Square (Montreal), Numthong Gallery (Bangkok), KCB (Serbia), 104 (Paris), Grand Palais (Paris), Casino (Luxembourg), Seoul Museum of Contemporary Arts (Korea), Ujazdowski Castle (Poland), etc. He is the recipient of numerous awards in the field of video & contemporary art including the prestigious SAM Prize for contemporary arts and collaborated with Jean-Paul Gaultier among others. His works are in the collections of museums, foundations and private collections all over the world, among private and public commissions: FMAC contemporary art collection in Paris (FMAC), Künstlerdorf Schöppingen Foundation in Germany, Antoine de Galbert collection, Lyon collection of contemporary art, Louis Vuitton collection, Sanofi collection, Hennessy collection, Museum of Annecy, Moscow Museum of modern art collection, Centre Georges Pompidou, etc.