“Design is a powerful way of mobilising and rejuvenating imaginaries”

Daniel Kaplan
Jun 19 · 10 min read

Dystopias are easily crafted (just push one characteristic of today’s world to an extreme), while utopias need to rethink a lot of things — meaning that probably, dystopias and utopias are not exact opposites …

It is not a matter of being pessimistic-realist against over-optimists, but of presenting other thinkable realities, and presenting them in the complex, subjective, messy way that makes them more human and compelling.

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