Ten visionary ideas for the future

Originally published on bbc.com/culture

What comes to mind when you imagine the future of architecture?

Towering glass skyscrapers in wacky shapes? Floating cities of clustered buildings overflowing with greenery?

How about a recycled brick? Or a diagram explaining how an AI system works?

You might be surprised to find these two in Radical Architecture of the Futurea new book by curator and editor Beatrice Galilee, that showcases 79 projects by architects, artists, film-makers, game designers, researchers and many others. These projects point to a “possible direction for the future of architecture”, explains Galilee via video call. She describes the book as a “lighthouse”, a signal of hope amidst the darkness of the climate crisis and social inequalities felt across the planet…

Originally published on bbc.com/culture

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