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 »]
Audio material for the following remixes was collected via a telephone call survey with around 100 ‘white cube’ galleries worldwide. The survey asked about characteristics of art gallery interiors, from tones of white paint used for the walls, to material used for the flooring. Recordings were then turned into 9 songs, given titles, and sent to 9 artists to be remixed into pop songs.
1. Intro, Brenmar
2. Pretty White, M.E.S.H.
3. Best Time I Never Had, Craxxxmurf
4. Coming Down, DjuDju
5. Light Games, Pictureplane
6. Don’t Have to Call Me, Asa Cossaboom
7. Speechless, Slava
8. Paintin’, @LILINTERNET
9. When You’re Gone / Outro, o F F Love