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 »]
A DIS favorite–shoes in shoes–has hit the runways of London Fashion Week! Christopher Shannon has embraced the classic trans-season style option, looking to the future for diverse functionality in a globally warmed atmosphere. The collection includes all kinds of shoes, sneakers and boots – covered in-depth in the guide for the best standing shoes we could put together. For the more pragmatic present, a trompe l’oeil indication of this oncoming climatewear trend will suffice, but we look forward to further runway investigations into the possibilities of shoes in shoes!