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 »]
Mexico City art school kids!
Meet the students of Escuela Nacional de Artes Plásticas (ENAP) and La Esmeralda. Debora Delmar takes us deep into the hottest art education institutions in Mexico City and exposes the burgeoning trends: animal prints, animal imagery, pre-hispanic facial accessoires, corporate casual, soft goth, and of course died hair, streaked hair, and hair wraps. Not in art school? Jealous? Wear out a paint splattered apron anyway!
Photography by Andrew Birk