Lafayette Anticipation associate curator Anna Colin talks to artist Tyler Coburn about Ergonomic Futures, a speculative project engaged with art, design, science, anthropology and writing. In this interview, Coburn discusses the research, production process and network of collaborators of a multilayered project ultimately concerned with the futures of humankind. Anna Colin: When one comes across your museum seats Ergonomic Futures (2016—) in contemporary art exhibitions—and soon in natural history, fine art, and anthropology museums—they look… [read more »]
Please join TELFAR this Saturday and Sunday (OCT. 30th and the 31st) as he invites you to view the digital world that is FORmale. As a part of the MOVE! performance series at MoMA PS1 TELFAR has collaborated with Lizzie Fitch, Rhett LaRue, Fatima Al Qadiri,Ryan Trecartin and Leilah Weinraub to bring you an enhanced vision of the modern man’s world. Projections will serve as the backdrop for an aggressive FORmale Nintendo Wii Tournament, featuring two teams dressed in TELFAR underwear and socks, performing movements and actions that relate to their environment.
For a sneak preview of what to expect, check out the CORPCORE video by Ryan Trecartin and Rhett LaRue, with music by Fatima Al Qadiri that was produced in collaboration with TELFAR’s FORmale presentation.
Artists and designers in PS1’s MOVE! include: Kalup Linzy and Diane Von Furstenberg; Rob Pruitt and Marc Jacobs; Terence Koh and Italo Zucchelli (Calvin Klein Collection); Tauba Auerbach and Ohne Titel; Olaf Breuning and Cynthia Rowley; Brody Condon and Rodarte; Rashaad Newsome and Alexander Wang; Dan Colen and Proenza Schouler; David Blaine and Adam Kimmel; Jonah Bokaer and Narciso Rodriguez; The Cheryls and American Apparel; and Ryan McNamara and Robert Geller
PS1’s MOVE! will be open to the public from noon until 6PM.