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Posthuman Architecture

05/08/2022 07:43 PM | Click to read full article

In 1956, Alison and Peter Smithson designed the House of the Future, an architectural installation which was later displayed at the Daily Mail’s annual Ideal Home Exhibition.

The installation offered a vision of the future styled for the modern childless couple of 1981. The house was modest in size, with rooms that flowed continuously into the next, amorphous and all-encompassing like a cave.