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FUTURES Press Images

World's Fair Poster
1939 San Francisco World’s Fair Poster, Larry Zim World’s Fair Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Courtesy National Museum of American History.
Goddard rocket
Goddard 1935 A-Series Rocket,  1935, Robert H. Goddard, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Courtesy National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution. 
Undersea lounge
Drawing, Design for Undersea Lounge: Scheme 3, Main Level, Russell Heston, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, Courtesy Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Gilbreth Efficiency Study
Gilbreth Efficiency Studies, Frank and Lillian Gilbreth Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Courtesy National Museum of American History.
coin operated wetland
Coin-Operated Wetland, Tega Brain, Courtesy Tega Brain.
Mineral Rover in field.
Mineral Rover, 2021, X, the Moonshot Factory (a Division of Google LLC), Courtesy of X, the Moonshot Factory (a Division of Google LLC). 
Fiskskin Clutch
Katazome Indigo Dyed Salmon Skin Clutch, 2019, Elisa Palomino, Courtesy Elisa Palomino.
roomie robot
Roomie, by Roomie-IT, Courtesy of Smithsonian.
atoma spice cluster
Atoma Spice Clusters, Alexandra Genis, Courtesy Alexandra Genis.  
open insulin project hardware
Chi.Bio platform, Harrison Steel, University of Oxford and The Open Insulin Foundation, Courtesy The Open Insulin Foundation. 
Water Harvester
Water Harvester, Waha, Inc. Courtesy Waha, Inc.
Nautilus Concept Drawing
Nautilus Submarine Concept Drawing, 2021, Jeffrey Veregge, Courtesy Jeffrey Veregge.
Hyperloop pegasus pod
Pegasus vehicle, 2020, Virgin Hyperloop, Courtesy Virgin Hyperloop.
Yoruba diviner's staff
Staff, mid-1900s, Yoruba Artist, Smithsonian National Museum of African Art, Courtesy Smithsonian National Museum of African Art. 
Olympic pictogram
Poster, Münich Olympics, 1972, Otl Aicher, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, Gift of Ken Friedman; 1997-19-167, Courtesy Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum. 
Promotional pamphlet for Soul City, 1971, Floyd B. McKissick Enterprises, Inc., Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Savanna Vaughn and C. Warfield Clark, M.D. , Courtesy National Museum of African American History and Culture. 
capsula mundi burial pod
Capsula Mundi, Raoul Bretzel and Anna Citelli, Courtesy Vincenzo Monzino.  
Assistive Hip Suit
Digital photo of man wearing Assistive Hit Suit for Active Living, 2019-ongoingHarvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences & Wyss Institute at Harvard University, Courtesy Max Rousseau, Wyss Institute at Harvard University.  
Man on loom
Porfirio on Loom, 2019, Javier Lazo, Courtesy of Porfirio Gutierrez.
leo baker skateboard
Skateboard used by professional skateboarder Leo Baker, Courtesy Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History. 
Doing Nothing with AI
Doing Nothing with AI, 2019, Emanuel Gollob, Courtesy Juergen-Gruenwald.
Hypergiant
Eos Bioreactor, Hypergiant Industries. Courtesy Hypergiant Industries.
Dava Newman biosuit
Biosuit, Inventor, Science and Engineering, Professor Dava Newman, MIT, Design, Guillermo Trotti, A.I.A., Trotti and Associates, Inc. (Cambridge, MA), Fabrication, Dainese (Vicenza, Italy), Photography, Douglas Sonders, Courtesy Professor Dava Newman and Guillermo Trotti.
East Hall Rendering
Futures that Inspire of FUTURES in the East Hall of the Arts + Industries Building, rendering, Courtesy of Rockwell Group.
Bell experimental telephone
Experimental Telephone, Alexander Graham Bell, 1876. Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History.
space suit dummy
Spacesuit Testing Android, 1960s, IIT Research Institute, 1960s, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Courtesy National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Atoms for Peace, 1955, Erik Nitsche, 1955. Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, Gift of Arthur Cohen and Daryl Otte in memory of Bill Moggridge, Courtesy Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum. 
Typewriter
Olivetti Studio 46 Typewriter Used by Octavia Butler, ca. 1974–1979, Olivetti S.p.A., Courtesy Anacostia Community Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Oceanix City
Oceanix City, OCEANIX/BIG-Bjarke Ingels Group, Courtesy CEANIX/BIG-Bjarke Ingels Group.  
Tlingit hat
Tlingit Clan Crest Hat, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Courtesy National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution. 
Stephanie Dinkins artwork
Not the Only One (N’TOO), Stephanie Dinkins, Courtesy Stephanie Dinkins.  
Afrofuturist digital collage
Cosmic Listening, Stacey Robinson, Courtesy Stacey Robinson. 
Environmental Poster
Give Earth a Chance, 1970, Milton Glaser, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, Gift of Uri Danyluk, Courtesy Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum. 
(Im)Possible Baby, Ai Hasegawa, Courtesy Ai Hasegawa.  
North Hall Rendering
Past Futures of FUTURES in the North Hall of the Arts + Industries Building, rendering, Courtesy of Rockwell Group.
West Hall Rendering
Futures that Work of FUTURES, in the West Hall of the Arts + Industries Building, rendering, Courtesy of Rockwell Group.
South Hall Rendering
Futures that Unite of FUTURES in the South Hall of the Arts + Industries Building, rendering, Courtesy of Rockwell Group.
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