* We’re still on the hunt for households and experts! And we have more details on the slides for your viewing pleasure:
* Ambient Knowledge is a lamp that glows in different colours depending on the levels of energy consumption in the home; and it’s the rather splendid Master’s project from Alan Meany.
* The ‘Monsanto House of the Future’, was displayed at Disneyland in 1957. By 1960 it needed updating because “Many of the things deemed ‘futuristic’ in 1957 are simply ‘contemporary’ today”. One of the main attractions of the original house were that the floors, walls and ceilings were made of plastics.