Negotiating futures. Design fiction

Swiss Design Network Conference 2010: Designers see the world not simply as it is, but rather as it could be. In this perspective, the world is a laboratory to explore the contingency of the existing and the thinking in options. Imaginations of the contra factual are a key source for the creation of alternative political,… Continue reading Negotiating futures. Design fiction

Augmented (hyper)Reality

Augmented (hyper)Reality by Keiichi Matsuda The latter half of the 20th century saw the built environment merged with media space, and architecture taking on new roles related to branding, image and consumerism. Augmented reality may recontextualise the functions of consumerism and architecture, and change in the way in which we operate within it. A film… Continue reading Augmented (hyper)Reality