Technological dreams

Motion Design
Designer | Artist Anthony Dunne and Fiona Raby
Year 2007
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One day, in the future, robots will do everything for us. It’s a dream that refuses to go away. Over the coming years, robots are destined to play a significant part in our daily lives — not as super smart, functional machines, nor as pseudo life forms, but as technological cohabitants. But how will we interact with them? What new interdependencies and relationships might emerge in relation to different levels of robot intelligence and capability? These objects are meant to spark a discussion about how we’d like our robots to relate to us: subservient, intimate, dependent, equal?