Futuristic visions of spaceships and intergalactic interiors inspired the use of molded plastics and materials that took advantage of new manufacturing technologies of the post-war mid twentieth century period. Many of these retro-futuristic pieces have become icons of their time, embedding themselves within the language of mid-century modern interior design. These space-age designs can be used to add a touch of 'Tomorrowland' to your mid-century, modern or contemporary interior.
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A bold minimal, futuristic color palette and molded forms remains timeless, and evokes visions of science fiction fantasies such as Stanley Kubrik's 2001: A Space Odyssey.
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This contemorary interior uses minimal touches of Eero Saarinen's iconic mid-century furniture to bring an retrofuturist touch to an otherwise earthly interior.
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This minimal, modern warehouse style interior makes use of feature modernist pieces to bring a space age feel and retro-futurist aesthetic.