Technology has rapidly advanced since the start of the 21st century and is quickly minimizing the efforts of tasks both big and small. It has changed our world for better and for worse, allowing us to communicate across devices around the world, yet also invade privacy and promote negligence in manual labor. Science and engineering have already made great leads towards technology in transplants, machinery, and devices, but have also made big predictions for future hi-tech gear. Many of these predictions made by creators and society have also showcased themselves in imaginary worlds designed by Hollywood. It leads one to wonder what the future of technology will actually look like and how society will function with these hi-tech gadgets and ideas.
Technological Growth illustrates the variety of scientific knowledge that we live with today and the direction it is heading in according to science and pop culture. Product description and purpose are translated into an arrangement of geometric and abstract shapes and lines, which invents 45 visual depictions and systems of present and future technological devices and services.
Candice Cantu is a senior at the University of Houston, School of Art. She’s a graphic design major, a musician, a poet, and a lover of challenges and fine craft.