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 »]
“Miss of The Village” is a Croatian Beauty Contest organized by www.seljaci.org.
Young women apply annually by submitting photographs, and are voted by viewers throughout Croatia. The winner is photographed in the act of peeling corn, becoming a symbol of harvest beauty, memorialized on 20,000 rural calendars. Recent winners are seen here with and without the official “Miss of the Village” stylist!
See behind the scenes of the shoot here: