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 »]
TELFAR presents: ‘SHOP-MOBILE’ in collaboration with Lizzie Fitch
Opening Event: Thursday, September 8th 6pm-9pm
Location: Ramiken Crucible 389 Grand St.
RSVP: #GETACTIVE @TELFARGLOBAL
On Thursday, September 8 2011, TELFAR presents his 14th ready-to-wear collection for Spring/Summer 2012. Entitled #GETACTIVE, SS12 is a unisex collection of water-resistant, multifunctional activewear for the modern individual on the go. To present his collection, the designer has again collaborated with artist Lizzie Fitch to create a mobile shop which adapts to the fast paced and ever-changing climate that is New York City, inviting consumers to shop on the go and to access TELFAR S/S12 items in various locations during New York Fashion Week. TELFAR and Lizzie Fitch’s collaboration ‘SHOP-MOBILE’ will open at Ramiken Crucible in the Lower East Side on Thursday September 8th, between the hours of 6 and 9PM. The presentation will be on public view through September 10th, between the hours of noon and 6PM each day.
3D renderings: Lizzie Fitch and Sergio Pastor