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 »]
Everyone’s a curator! But what are they going to wear? J.Crew has found the answer, and their newest market. Sure to be seen across heritage institutions, art NGOs, and gallery openings throughout the summer, the new curator pant promises instant art world cred–and a slouchy fit. But can these draped, fluid, and flattering crepe pants truly improve one’s aesthetic outlook? New DIS Intern Joyce set out to SoHo galleries to put them to the test.
Clearly, the answer is yes.
Images and Text–Ross Leonardy
Featuring the J.Crew Curator Pant