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 »]
Traumatized by hideous ear-warming accessories at a young age, Kapelli inventor Kathy Lancaster endlessly researched the earmuff industry in search of a fashionable alternative. She realized, why cover your ears with fuzzy muffs and wool hats when you can conceal them with curled chunks of synthetic hair?