This time it is not the Renaissance. No Bran Ferren goes back to Roman times in his TED Talk. The underlying message is very close to what we have been saying here: art is about being visonary, thinking beyond what exists today. When this comes together with cutting-edge horizontal and vertical technology, miracles can happen. Society may gain new degrees of freedom. Which? Well then, watch the talk.
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