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 »]
In an economy that’s globalizing faster than you can say 是, everyone’s flailing to find a common linguistic ground on which to exchange ideas and goods without the crucial information being lost in translation or in pronunciation. One YouTube user has set out to compile a primer on How to Pronounce some key phrases in American English. Here are our favorites—words that speak volumes about America in the twilight of the English-as-lingua-franca(confusing Italian reference to Frankish) era; words that we feel will form the basis for future global exchange.
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