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 »]
Presenting a much needed palette cleanser for western culture:
Jeri-Jeri is the collaboration between Berlin-based producer Mark Ernestus and a griot clan of Sabar drummers from Kaolack, Senegal, led by Bakane Seck, along with guest Mbalax musicians and vocalists — including many mainstays of the bands of Baaba Maal, Youssou N’Door and more of the country’s leading musicians.