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 »]
Not even all the plastic flowers in the world will make your house more beautiful or your tits look bigger. Let’s start from there.
Delicious Works, a solo exhibition of new work by Amalia Ulman, will be presented this Friday at Smart Objects. Exploring the tense interrelationships between social stratification, class imitation and seduction, Ulman’s work scrutinizes questions of hierarchy entailed in human relations such as charity, empathy, and other social matters.
She is one of the panel members of 89+ curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist and Simon Castets for the DLD13 Conference (Munich), curator of MAWU-LISA and designer of the app Ethira (available in the Apple App Store).
Smart Objects Gallery
Thurs-Fri 3-8p | Sat 2-8p | Sun 2-7p
1828 W Sunset Blvd 90026