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20 Best Dystopian Novels

20 Best Dystopian Novels | The Nomad | Scoop.it
Humanity aims for constant progress; movement towards a superior standard of living.
But what happens when everything goes wrong instead? A mainstay of science fiction writing over the years has been to speculate about a future which has taken a distinct turn for the worse. There's no beautiful end point, only a joyless, dysfunctional dystopia.
We take a look at the 20 greatest novels focusing on the darker side of life.
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Los puntos claves de la agenda de innovación de Michelle Bachelet

Los puntos claves de la agenda de innovación de Michelle Bachelet | The Nomad | Scoop.it
La Agenda de Productividad, Innovación y Crecimiento tiene como objeto sentar las bases para una nueva fase de desarrollo de nuestra economía
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7 Insane Things Walt Disney Proposed For The First Disneyland

7 Insane Things Walt Disney Proposed For The First Disneyland | The Nomad | Scoop.it
Miniature donkeys, flying saucers, and a "rocket space ship to the moon," among many more crazy ideas.
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ARPA Journal : a public forum for debate based at Applied Research Practices in Architecture at the Columbia University. via @cerreyes

ARPA Journal : a public forum for debate based at Applied Research Practices in Architecture at the Columbia University. via @cerreyes | The Nomad | Scoop.it
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The Poster Art of Hans Hillmann (R.I.P.)

The Poster Art of Hans Hillmann (R.I.P.) | The Nomad | Scoop.it
The great German designer Hans Hillman died last week at the age of eighty-eight. In 2008, I had the opportunity to speak with Hans about two upcoming Criterion releases, Louis Malle’s The Fire Within and The Lovers. They were going to be . . .
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Township of Domestic Parts: Taiwan Pavilion at the 14th Venice Biennale

Township of Domestic Parts: Taiwan Pavilion at the 14th Venice Biennale | The Nomad | Scoop.it
Taiwan Pavilion at the 14th Venice Architecture Biennale curated by Jimenez Lai
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Reorientate, Eccentricate, Speculate, Fictionalize, Geometricize, Commonize, Abstractify: Seven Prescriptions for Accelerationism - Patricia Reed

Reorientate, Eccentricate, Speculate, Fictionalize, Geometricize, Commonize, Abstractify: Seven Prescriptions for Accelerationism - Patricia Reed | The Nomad | Scoop.it
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Diseño urbano...con manuales | más de 30 via @estar_mx

Diseño urbano...con manuales | más de 30 via @estar_mx | The Nomad | Scoop.it
Recopilatorio de manuales y guías en diseño urbano para espacios libres. Cómo mejorar el entramado urbanístico de forma coherente y social.
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The Fittja Pavilion in Venice « BOTKYRKA KONSTHALL

The Fittja Pavilion in Venice « BOTKYRKA KONSTHALL | The Nomad | Scoop.it
Botkyrka konsthall är en katalysator i samhällsbygget genom samtida konstprojekt och ateljéprogrammet Residence Botkyrka
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NEONSIGNS.HK 探索霓虹 | An interactive online exhibition celebrating Hong Kong’s neon signs

NEONSIGNS.HK 探索霓虹 | An interactive online exhibition celebrating Hong Kong’s neon signs | The Nomad | Scoop.it
An online exhibition celebrating Hong Kong’s neon signs – while inviting the public to upload images of their favourite Hong Kong neon signs.
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Are creative people the key to city regeneration? - FT.com

Are creative people the key to city regeneration? - FT.com | The Nomad | Scoop.it
The idea that the creative quarter is the key to the regeneration of any city has become so entrenched that it has become almost a cliché. The orthodoxy is that it is the cultural pioneers who are best able to turn around decaying districts and
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@SaskiaSassen: Global Cities as Today's Frontiers - Leuphana Digital School - #video

@SaskiaSassen: Global Cities as Today's Frontiers - Leuphana Digital School - #video | The Nomad | Scoop.it
http://digital.leuphana.com Leuphana Digital School´s MOOC 'ThinkTank Ideal City' is taught by Daniel Libeskind and distinguished global experts and scholars...
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Tourette journal #0 WideOpen | Call for calls « zeroundicipiù.it via @cerreyes cc @athangeolas

Tourette journal #0 WideOpen | Call for calls « zeroundicipiù.it via @cerreyes cc @athangeolas | The Nomad | Scoop.it
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Disneyland's original prospectus revealed! #city

Disneyland's original prospectus revealed! #city | The Nomad | Scoop.it
Thanks to an anonymous benefactor, Boing Boing is pleased to present the first-ever look at the original Disneyland prospectus.
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Failed Architecture Biennale Salon #1 – Reclaiming Modernity — Failed Architecture

Failed Architecture Biennale Salon #1 – Reclaiming Modernity — Failed Architecture | The Nomad | Scoop.it
Join us in Venice on Friday June 6th from 10am for an informal discussion on the future of modernity after the death of Modernism.
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Post-Works - Stage City: an alternative reading of the city of London that explores the performative potential and secret life of London’s buildings and urban landscape

Post-Works - Stage City:  an alternative reading of the city of London that explores the performative potential and secret life of London’s buildings and urban landscape | The Nomad | Scoop.it
Post-Works is a design collective, founded in 2008 by Melissa Appleton and Matthew Butcher, working across the fields of art, architecture and performance.
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Reseña Archizines en Guadalajara #‎ArchizinesGDL‬

Reseña Archizines en Guadalajara #‎ArchizinesGDL‬ | The Nomad | Scoop.it
La exposición itinerante de ArchizinesGDL curada por Elias Redstone y con dirección artística de Folch Studio estuvo por primera vez en México en la ciudad de Guadalajara, inaugurada el 03 de abril y concluida el 04 de mayo 2014, siendo la ciudad número 28 donde se presenta; después de iniciar en el 2011 en la Architectural Association de Londres y posteriormente …
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