Tag Archives: futurism

Adapting To The Future

Futurism is a subject that fascinates many of us. I go through stretches of time intensely considering what civilization might be like after I’ve passed away. Much of this pondering has to do with what type of legacy will my … Continue reading

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Futuristic …Floral Friday

I love futuristic items and illustrations from the early to middle 20th century. There is a certain na├»ve optimism surrounding them. Streamline and Space Age shapes and designs captivate my imagination. For today, I selected three mid-century containers that reflect … Continue reading

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Musically Inspired …Floral Friday

I decided to play “Kosmos”, an old LP record by the late Isao Tomita yesterday. He released the album back in 1978 and is one of the first “import” records I ever purchased. It is one of a series of … Continue reading

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Now Was The Future

Who wasn’t optimistic about the distant future when we were young? I was a flower child of the 1960s and early 1970s. It was the dawning of the Age of Aquarius. Flower children envisioned a future that was based exclusively … Continue reading

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