The Future Is not What is Used to Be

Ihsan Doğramacı Bilkent University Faculty of Fine Arts, Design and Architecture Department of Interior Architecture & Environmental Design

November 1 – December 14, 2014

Location: Antrepo 7

Nowadays, there are plenty of scenarios in different platforms about future . There are plenty of proposals about the different apprach on daily life, our habits and our preferences in the future. Within the scope of this project you are required to think about the future, make a research on alternative scenarios and propose an alternate portrait of future. During this research you are asked to think about how our lives will be in the future and what type of objects can we be in need of in our everyday life. Zoe Ryan claims that ‘…imagine a new future and instigate change by building on and reinterpreting history, changing both in the process….defining new possibilities and points of urgency for design in the 21st century and beyond, and emphasizing the complex but essential relationship between design and everyday life. ‘ Accordingly, the criteria of your project will be what projections do you make for the future and what solutions do you propose for those problems.Thus, you are going to design an innovative object that will going to be used in everyday life in the future.