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 »]
Higher Pictures latest exhibition, The New Beauty of Our Modern Life, curated by Kate Steciw, highlights the importance of potential. Everything is information, everything is material, and everything is up for grabs. Focusing on the flexible nature of images and material, the exhibition looks at a world over-saturated with information, and how artists configure the existing information to reveal aesthetic horizons. Artist include Sara Cwynar, Alex Da Corte, Rachel de Joode, Ethan Greenbaum, Asha Schechter, Kate Steciw, Yannick Val Gesto and Harm Van Den Dorpel.
Open until March 1st at Higher Pictures Gallery.