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Weird Future

Pretty Ramp Machine

What if disability isn’t a medical condition? What if it’s a consequence of bad design?

The sleeping machine

Right now, Hendren is really into ramps.

Fully adjustable custom cardboard furniture. Also designed.

“Here, you have all the much-fetishized ‘design thinking’ going on effortlessly.”

The disabling city

A ramp provides resistance going up, and acceleration going down. “You could call it a kind of ‘eroticization’ of the ground,” said Virilio.

The experiencing body



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