Fantastic Frameworks: Architectural Utopias + Designs for Life

Contributor: Nicole Stanbridge. Editor: Lisa Baldissera.

This catalogue accompanied the exhibiton Fantastic Frameworks, curated by Lisa Baldissera, that examined utopian ideals and design impulses used to structure, formalize, and contemplate daily life. Like the exhibition, the catalogue offers experimental models for experience and examines the architecture of thought, obsession, imagination, and a wide range of utopian visions through the work of artists and architects including Roland Brener, Christopher Butterfield, Hanne Darboven, John Di Castri, Fred Douglas, Ren Francisco, Antonia Hirsch, Yayoi Kusama, Greg Lynn, Katrina Moorhead, Mariko Mori, Claes Oldenburg, Brenda Pelkey, Paul Pfeiffer, A. G. Rizzoli, and Andrea Zittel.