Tyler Coburn

Born in New York, 1983 and lives in New York, Usa

Tyler Coburn is an artist and writer based in New York, working in performance, installation, writing, and sound. His work critically engages trends in computing and manufacturing, investigating contemporary tensions between waged and leisure time; the self and the social media public; and the virtual world and its complex material infrastructures.
Coburn received a BA in Comparative Literature from Yale University and an MFA from the University of Southern California. He also served as a fellow in the Whitney Independent Study Program from 2014–2015. His work has been been presented at South London Gallery; Kunstverein Munich; CCA Glasgow; Western Front, Vancouver; Grazer Kunstverein; UCCA, Beijing; LAXART, Los Angeles; and Sculpture Center, New York. Coburn’s writing has appeared in Frieze, e-flux journal, Dis, Mousse, and Rhizome, among others.

Vogliamo tutto
An exhibition about labor: can we still want it all?
25 Sep 2021 - 16 Jan 2022
OGR Torino
Container Artist Recidency 01: Creative Operational Solutions
Para Site announces “Creative Operational Solutions” the first show from Container Artist...
10 Dec 2016 - 26 Feb 2017
Para Site
Hong Kong
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