Obsolescence: noun – “A method of stimulating consumer demand by designing products that wear out or become outmoded after limited use”
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Shot at Ferropolis in Gräfenhainichen, Germany. The pictured wheel is a staggering 8.4 meters high.
Well, not really. Just a bit of motorcycle topiary.
Berlin based Dr. Fritz Kahn, active in the 1920’s and 30’s, illustrated these machinery inspired images of the human body. For thousands of years human beings have used metaphors as ways of understanding the body.