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 »]
Nina Ricci, a “Fashion Dictaterror”
Paris Fashion Week highlight #2! Model Hollie-May Saker was totally irritated by the two FEMEN ‘Sextremists’ that stormed by her on the Nina Ricci runway and held up her hand in uninvited solidarity. Post-show, she tweeted “Have fun scrubbing that shit off your body silly bitch.” But despite Hollie-May’s “#karmascoming” threat, FEMEN was a much needed addition to the otherwise unmentionable Nina Ricci Spring collection. For just a moment they were able to perfectly disable the stale fashion fantasy at play.