A VR experience to explore the values of six futures for Germany.
A durable personal assistant designed to help the amateur survivalist out of post-apocalyptic pinches
Documentation of an installation on a nation choosing to voluntarily collapse.
What if a modern society, certain of its imminent demise, decided to unite and voluntarily disappear?
A short piece of fictional investigative journalism exploring a future Mexico City
Creation of a future Berlin for an audio walk around the Kulturforum's cultural institutions
Participative game of planetary futures deployed during NODE20 festival
An immersive experience lets virtual visitors experience 5 different futures and their intricate worldbuilding
Experiences devised to immerse in constructed futures
Collection of soundtracks for FFTP projects
Short animation and quick world-building to introduce the work in foresight at Germany's Federal Ministry of Research and Education (BMBF)
A fictional public talk commissioned for an event about "tricking the digital"
Collaborative worldbuilding on AI-mediated ecology, later presented as a fictional panel discussion in public
Fictional devices born out of the commodification of sleep
Fictional white papers, future science, not-yet-applicable theories… This is when fiction gets closer to science.
Citizen Kit for CCCC.City collaborative worldbuilding game
A participative installation combining the mechanics of role-play, board games, and rapid prototyping
Playful experiences designed to let others build and test futures
Stream of a fictional public talk (to a very real audience) on social cryptoeconomics for the CDRMX project
Worldbuilding, fictional public talk, and participative roleplaying for a rejuvenated future Mexico City
Design for a semi-ridiculous and fully-autonomous neighborhood printer
Documentary-style presentation of the Future Fishing Training Program, a program to help visualize futures
Audiovisual installation on the digital afterlife
An 3D browser that autonomously navigates the web rendered as landscapes
A look into alternative ways at navigating web content
An interactive map of the Culture, a future city that has expanded vertically.
From now to then, or from plausible to utopian, different time scales suit different ways to imagine the future
Background information on the speculative fashion project
Apparel v1.0 is an experimental prototype of future AR fashion
Documentary fiction depicting a future, half-digital approach to fashion
Short story for the A P P A R E L project
Soundtrack of the A P P A R E L project.
A fictional city and setting to the 'Normal Future.' Also used as a sandbox for various projects and collaborations.
A set of cards designed around role-play and accidents in collective futuring sessions
Speculative food dispenser with autonomous mobility. Background object in N 0 0 2
Creative worldbuilding workshop with design students from Les Arènes, Toulouse
Investigative style fiction looking at the evolution of Likes into an full-blown economy
A speculative paper role-playing game in anticipation of the web’s future mutations
Preferable futures to some can become harsh realities to others. So we pursue nuance and invite criticism.
A visual catalogue of speculative entertainment applications for head-worn display owners. Featured in HOLO magazine‘s first issue.
Speculative device for giving birth autonomously
A set of 3 publications revisiting the work of N O R M A L S during the years 2012 — 2013, all narratively bound by a graphic novel
Second issue of the N O R M A L S publication series.
First issue of the N O R M A L S publication series.
Third issue of the N O R M A L S publication series.
Theme for the N123 release music video
Short music video in diegesis to celebrate the release of N O R M A L 001 + 002 + 003
When imagining the manufactured environment of a world, one has to imagine its interplay with culture and myths.
An interactive application to learn Rapid Language, a speculative mode of communication for a future, ever-accelerating web.
Specimen posters showcasing a dynamic and variable typeface
New and revised version of our parametric typeface
A dynamic piece of clothing that is half digital and half physical
Experimental vector drawing application
A custom application of variable and parametric typography
Short fiction on AR and the value of digitally native objects
AR as a place for objects of a sentimental or symbolic value
Sample from visual research on an augmented landscape.
A research project looking at interoperating human and machine language on an intuitive level