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 »]
Resort, spa, holiday, pre-fall, what’s the difference? For his graduate collection, Assaf Reeb has transcended the traditional summer/winter dichotomy with clothing that is truly post-season. Terrycloth shorts over trousers. Immaculate Bed & Bath jacquard tabards. Beachwear for the boardroom. Underwear as outerwear as underwear. Is that a scarf or a towel? Both, obviously.