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IMPLORE - Boundary (OFFICIAL VIDEO)Margaret Atwood on Creating Worlds - The New Yorker Festival - The New YorkerLe Familistere De Guise (1999) - An architecture documentary that examines Le Familistere, an experiment in utopian socialist architecture built by a wealthy industrialist for his factory workers in 1859. [00:26:44]I am too utopian in my pessimism.Born onthisday in 1684, the Norwegian writer Ludvig Holberg. Read about his satirical scifi/fantasy novel Niels Klim’s Journey Under the Ground detailing the adventures of its hero in a utopian society existing beneath the earth's surfaceThe first Sci-Fi feature film, Metropolis. From the German kinos of 1927, there are Colossal skyscrapers, a utopian setting and a dark underworldToday’s FrankLloydWrightFridays illustration is by Miguel Ruvalcaba—“My image is a dialogue through drawing the Guggenheim’s architecture, trying to capture several topics, like the architectural details, and a utopian narrative.”The pursuit to build a utopian society or economy to live in will result in creating a world we wouldn’t want to live in. There is no hope in creating “Ideal City” as Socrates described in Book II of the Republic.TIL: King Gillette, inventor of the safety razor, was a socialist who wrote a book describing his vision of the U.S. population living in a single utopian metropolis/building powered by Niagara Falls. Only 1 in 7 people would need to work, and it would be free of money and thus free of crime.A whole channel dedicated to the theory that Silvio Gesell, an obscure German utopian socialist and Bavarian Soviet Republic minister, was the second coming of Christ“There is something so pleasing about these impossible, utopian environments, and of course that’s not an accident.” See more of these stunning architectural dreamscapes here:Happy Birthday to German industrial designer Luigi Colani, born OnThisDay in 1928.🎈 A design maverick the 20th century, Luigi imagined a futuristic world of utopian architecture, high performance cars and supersonic aircraft. 📸 Horst Ossinger / dpaArgo's (Greece) version of 2015 winner Heroes (Måns Zelmerlöw)Tonight on SecretsOfSiliconValley, we follow @JamieJBartlett as he travels to a remote island to meet a former Facebook executive. He also discovers how the utopian vision of the giant transportation company Uber, has driven its employees in India to commit suicide.Arcane | Official Announcement | NetflixLocal LA hero Lauren Halsey’s Met rooftop installation will focus on utopian architecture, Afrofuturism, and communityIn “Wasi,” the ceremonial exchange of vegetables for fish, the villagers of Oburak Island, New Guinea, barter yams for fish in this almost utopian, moneyless society.Closing April 17: For his current exhibition at Galerie Barbara Wien, artist Ian Kiaer presents 'Endnote, Yellow,' a solo show of works that investigate the utopian idea of communal living during the 1970s:Adam Savage Uncovers STEAM Leaders in AtlantaCurvaceous and glamorous, Benjamin Bowden's “‘Spacelander’ bicycle” (1946) was inspired by the utopian worlds of sci-fi films. While it was admired, materials and labor shortages after WWII relegated it to a collector's item. ExploreIn his largest cityscape, “Ville Fantôme” (1996), Kingelez makes his utopian vision of the world an earthly reality. Now on view inThe Future is Already Here - Daniel Suarez with Tim O'ReillyThese 60-Year-Old French apartments look like a utopian dream https://t.co/4FWJPj9KJL Photo: Laurent KronentalFrei Otto, “Utopian City,” 1970Today's Staff Pick "1930s Skyscrapers" by Bazhenoff introduces utopian art deco styled skyscrapers.From Utopian summer afternoons to fitness dreams gone wrong, explore how artists feature the ever-popular swimming pool:This intriguing (though somewhat saccharine) utopian poem is penned by John Collins, a Quaker from New Jersey. Penned in 1870, it tells of a dream in which the world is revealed 100 years hence...Born onthisday in 1684, the Norwegian writer Ludvig Holberg. Read about his satirical scifi/fantasy novel Niels Klim’s Journey Under the Ground detailing the adventures of its hero in a utopian society existing beneath the surface of the earthFollow the red square 🟥 This avant-garde, utopian symbol guides you through Engineer, Agitator, Constructor: The Artist Reinvented. Explore how artists created a new visual language for a changed world. See the show before it closes Apr 10 →🤔 How is 1800s pottery related to sci-fi? Met curator Iris Moon explores Palissy ware and its influence on potters in a time inspired by nature, utopian fantasy, and science fiction. ⬇️ Watch on YouTube https://t.co/sLzATx6HtH ⬇️ Watch on FacebookA summary released by Marvel Studio indicates that America Chavez's origin to the Utopian Parallel will be MCU canon eventhough it was retconned by Marvel Comics last year.California's utopian hippie architecture is disappearingArgo - Utopian Land (Greece) First RehearsalVoyaging to a new frontier! Kicking off our series of StarTrek Collector’s Edition covers, we present @StarTrekOnPPlus star @albinokid, who is helping take the @StarTrek franchise’s long-held utopian values to new frontiers of representation.bjarke ingels teams up with american billionaire to plan utopian city of the future“The sword of truth is as likely to lead to crusading wars between those who have an unswerving belief in their own rightness, as it is to lead to a utopian democracy of the good and well meaning.” Why realism won’t end the post-truth era.Argo (Greece) Press ConferenceFrom Utopian summer afternoons to fitness dreams gone wrong, explore how artists feature the ever-popular swimming pool 🏊‘In the past I always felt I was in the wrong country because of the dictatorship and all this nonsense, but I now realize you can never find that utopian place.’ —Apichatpong WeerasethakulGrab your SPF 70 because we’re headed to #ArchivesOutdoors! During an expedition to the Galapagos Islands in 1933, U.S. National Museum curator Waldo Schmitt wrote about the utopian colony (and the murder!) he encountered there ➡️Lorem Ipsum by Jackamo BrownCan great science fiction imagine a utopian future?A map of missile trails and impacts in a 22nd century global nuclear war. Part of a larger utopian worldbuilding project."I am a designer, an architect, a sculptor, engineer, artist.” –Bodys Isek Kingelez Step inside a utopian vision for the world we live in. KingelezCityDreams is now on view.Short documentary in utopian building sitesvitra design museum will exhibit the utopian history and critical future of plastics.Throughout his practice—which also includes video and installation—Tyler Mitchell has developed a joyful, utopian perspective on Black life in the U.S. and beyond.1008 UTOPISCHES FAHRZEUG UTOPIAN VEHICLE SPACE CAR, East GermanyTonight, follow @JamieJBartlett as he discovers how Uber's utopian vision has driven drivers to suicide in India. He also meets a former Facebook executive who lives in a remote island hideout because of his fear of social breakdown and the collapse of capitalism."The internet at its utopian best" — a lovely feature on our project penned by Frances Wilson in this week's“‘Broadway Boogie Woogie’ is an enduring utopian vision of what New York City could be." –Alex, our Senior Information Coordinator Our staff mined MoMACollection for works that embody the world they want to live in. See what they found atbjarke ingels teams up with american billionaire to plan utopian city of the futureVisionary Congolese artist Bodys Isek Kingelez’s utopian model for the future opens to the public tomorrow! KingelezCityDreams is on view through January 1, 2019: https://t.co/AdeyUD5XWJ | : “Ville Fantôme” (detail). 1996.Friedrich Engels: Socialism: Utopian and ScientificCame across this Yugoslavian era plan thing for Sarajevo (not 100% sure it Sarajevo) I'm not sure where else to put this but i thought it looked cool, almost utopian.bjarke ingels teams up with american billionaire to plan utopian city of the futureJohn Galliano's spring 2022 film for Maison @Margiela paints a portrait of “utopian youth” devoted to environmental and communal awareness. Here he reveals why film is still the most powerful way for him to tell his storyIs Everything in Crypto a Scam?"Abstract, beautiful, mysterious, invigorating, utopian." @nytimes on the films of ErnieGehr who's @BAMPFA tonight:Zegana, Utopian Speaker by Ekaterina Burmak [AI 4X]

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