Category: retrofuture

“Playboys’s Ultimate Electronic Pad.” Illustration by Paul Alexander for the Playboy Guide to Electronic Entertainment, fall 1980.

Sports and leisure in the year 2000, illustrated by Jean-Marc Côté.

(Gallica BNF)

The world of tomorrow, circa 2024, on display in GM’s Futurama exhibit at the New York World’s Fair, 1964.

Italian poster for H.G. Wells’ Things to Come, 1953 re-release.

Gas stations in space.

A resupply mission arrives on Mars in a nick of time, illustrated by Ron Miller.

A resupply mission arrives on Mars in a nick of time, illustrated by Ron Miller.

Illustrations from Voyage dans la lune avant 1900 (Voyage to the Moon Before 1900) by A. de Ville d’Avray.

(Gallica BNF)

Welcome to America in the year 1991: TV spot for Conquest of the Planet of the Apes, 1972.

The future takes flight in Shusei Nagoaka cover art for West Magazine, August 1970.