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 »]
The Arrival of the Rainbow Children, 1999
Bindis, pills, crystal temples,kratom powder, pastel hair and morphing cross cultural beauty! Dutch artist Micha Klein’s work fuses Ibiza club culture with computer graphics, beauty advertisement, fashion photography and web design to produce a techno-utopia we can all believe in.
Klein is also the original live VJ!
“I believe art can be very life-affirming. Art can be very happy and can have beauty and this can be attained without the work being shallow. Happy can be very deep.” –Micha Klein Flash Art, October 1999
“It’s where the new spiritual background is and where art is happening now, instead of the church, it’s the club. The house of love.” -Micha Klein Flash Art, October 1999