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 »]
July 23rd and 24th at The Kitchen: Artist Robert Melee returns as the curator of another evening of dance, performance art, music, and video.
Organized as an evening of introductions between artists that Melee admires, each artist presents a short performance or video that unfolds in a talent show format on a stage set of Melee’s own design. Melee also adds to the showcase with the presentation of a new performance.
Performances by artists including Blanko + Noiry, Austin McCormick, Ryan McNamara, Melee, Mirror Mirror, MPA, and Matthu Placek, as well as videos by Frank Benson & Nancy de Holl, Kate Gilmore, Marilyn Minter, Jack Pierson, Jacolby Satterwhite, Paul Mpagi Sepuya, and other surprises.