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 »]
iPhone finger painting by Nicolas Fernandez
Amphiaraos was worshipped with a hero cult. He was considered a healing and fortune-telling god. In Seven against Thebes, an Oedipus-themed play by Aeschylus, Zeus throws his thunderbolt and the earth opens to swallow Amphiaraos.