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 »]
Shag carpets, global warming, neoteric LARPing dresses, Melrose Place, the renaissance faire, Second Life avatars, and Transoxiana’s post-colonial fantasia courtwear circa 1994. These are all references from our favorite Fall/Winter shows this year. As for the dismal and abysmal: we think we’ve said enough. Check out our editors’ picks for BEST and WORST of the season, on Dis Magazine now.