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 »]
LARRY B remixes Gaga’s iconic and unforgettable G.U.Y.
Paired down yet rich, Larry B’s remix will push you to seriously reconsider this hit from Spring 2014. Giving Gaga’s vocal track a slower, darker, more physical instrumental track feels right. The pitched down vocal accentuates and furthers the slippage between sexual power dynamics.
I’ll lay down face up this time, under you like a G.U.Y.
I wanna be that Girl Under You, GUY
Familiar vocals echo within a foreign and indulgent landscape of bubbling, pulsating resonance. This displacement brings a new stature to G.U.Y.
Thanks to Larry B, Lady Gaga is still utterly relevant.