As partial reconstructions of the world in time and in space, closed systems identify and secure the cycling of materials necessary for the sustenance of life. From the space program to countercultural architectural groups experimenting with autonomous living, Closed Worlds documents a disciplinary transformation and the rise of a new environmental consensus.
Curated by Lydia Kallipoliti
Design by Pentagram
Originally commissioned by the Storefront for Art and Architecture
Supported by the UTS School of Design, Architecture and Building