Predictions in the paintings of the XIX century: videophone and other

by Joshua Crane

May 13, 2018

Predictions in the paintings of the XIX century: videophone and other

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No one knows exactly what will happen in a week, a year or ten years. However, the human imagination never ceases to give birth to bizarre painting of tomorrow's reality. Suffice it to recall a lot of films about the colonization of planets, star wars, and nano-technology.

Before the New Year it is fashionable to give predictions for the next year.

French artists of the late XIX century attempted to wipe the century ahead and imagine what our world would be in 2000. And you know, sometimes they were not so far from the truth!

Robot Barber

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This invention has already seen the light and it looks almost the same as the picture of French artists of the XIX century. Still, we trust our hairstyles only for people. Try to relax when in front of your face the robot waves with sharp objects! And is it possible to talk with this machine about nature, about the weather and about the politics?

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