The human race is the greatest influencing factor on our planet, with anÂ impact that is changing the very role of humanity itself. In this context, artistÂ Edward Burtynsky documents the ways in which humans are re-forming, andÂ deforming, the earth.
What does it mean to be human if intimacy can be providedÂ by robots? A question explored by interactive designer Dan Chen with hisÂ responsive machines. The global digital transformation determines the routesÂ travelled by information, but also the pathways of our feelings; multimedia artistÂ CÃ©cile B. Evans explores the economic value of emotions.
How will we feedÂ ourselves in the future? HervÃ© This introduces Note by Note, the successor toÂ molecular cuisine.
Will the concepts of interior and exterior still have a place in theÂ future, or will simply being take centre stage? Japanese architect Junya IshigamiÂ abandons boundaries in architecture to focus on the existence of humanity in theÂ here and now.