Close-up on Culture: House of the future

Four brick walls, a few windows, a firm front door, and not to forget a smoking chimney. It’s always striking and cute how much children’s drawings of houses resemble each other. It clearly shows that there is a common cultural idea about what a house is supposed to look like in Western culture. But is that truly what a house looks like now? Or, more specific, what the notion of our living environment means nowadays?

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