futurepredictor:

Nakagin Capsule Tower
by Kisho Kurakawa, Japan, 1972.
The Nakagin Capsule Tower was designed to be the perfect machine for bachelor living.  Each 12x6x6 capsule, with porthole window at one end, was completely modular and adaptable to the needs of its particular inhabitant.  The full potential of the project was never realized and now exists as a testament to the modernist desire for pod living.
futurepredictor:

Nakagin Capsule Tower
by Kisho Kurakawa, Japan, 1972.
The Nakagin Capsule Tower was designed to be the perfect machine for bachelor living.  Each 12x6x6 capsule, with porthole window at one end, was completely modular and adaptable to the needs of its particular inhabitant.  The full potential of the project was never realized and now exists as a testament to the modernist desire for pod living.

futurepredictor:

Nakagin Capsule Tower

by Kisho Kurakawa, Japan, 1972.

The Nakagin Capsule Tower was designed to be the perfect machine for bachelor living.  Each 12x6x6 capsule, with porthole window at one end, was completely modular and adaptable to the needs of its particular inhabitant.  The full potential of the project was never realized and now exists as a testament to the modernist desire for pod living.

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A utopian design of socialism and leisure Hotel Tropical Tambau by Sergio Bernardes. 
A utopian design of socialism and leisure

Hotel Tropical Tambau by Sergio Bernardes.

A utopian design of socialism and leisure

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