Metropolis Magazine - Metropolis Magazine March 2005


Though Future Is Unpredictable, SmartWrap Shows Promise

It’s impossible to predict the success or lack of industrial acceptance of a new product or process, no matter how innovative or promising it may be. ( “The Cleverest Building Material Around”) In the 1970’s, a product called “Aluca-bond” was touted as being the “structural building material of the future.” It was lightweight, easy to install, low maintenance, paintable and…

Trading Spaces

By upending our notions of space and place, artist Andrea Blum questions the nature of design and our own behavior using it.