Laurie Charles (b. 1987, Belgium) lives and works in Brussels. As a filmmaker she creates moving image works in which she interweaves folklores, humanities and histories with narrative and speculative fiction. Charles writes and paints, fictions on canvases and speculative narratives. Among other venues, her work has been exhibited at Wiels, Brussels, Efremidis Gallery in Berlin, Grazer Kunstverein, Austria, CIAP Kunstverein, Hasselt, 1646 – project space for contemporary art, the Hague, Nanjing International Art Festival, Beursschouwburg, Brussels, Komplot, Brussels, and Le Commissariat, Paris. Charles is a guest teacher for the master of editorial practice program, Royal Academy of Art ArBA EsA, Brussels.