"Megalomania" puts forward an extreme reflection of the appearance of progress in the contemporary city, in terms of architecture and infrastructure. The short animation focuses on the ambiguities of constant urban modifications, which could be read as both intensive development and dramatic decay.
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Authors: Factory Fifteen, Jonathan Gales
United Kingdom 2011
Selected for CITY VISIONS (Turin; April - October 2012), a series of public talks, conferences, and architecture videos on six dates curated by Image for URBAN CENTER METROPOLITANO.