dystopian

Illustration

These Dystopian Illustrations Look Like Gorillaz Meets 'Borderlands'

Gangs of cyberpunk characters roam across the relics and rubble of crumbling cityscapes in the desolate universe of Max Prentis.
Nathaniel Ainley
7.19.17
digital art

Gritty Cyberpunk Illustrations From a Dystopian City of the Future

Canadian artists Nivanh Chanthara and Fred Rambaud built the dystopian "Babiru" universe from digital illustrations.
Nathaniel Ainley
6.6.17
short films

It's Illegal to Be Perfect in This Perfectly Dystopian Short Film

In 'The Problemless Anonymous,' which takes influences from A Clockwork Orange and The Twilight Zone, people who fail to be imperfect have to undergo therapy to make sure they comply with an imperfect world.
Kevin Holmes
3.21.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Tesla Driver Died in a Crash While His Car Was on Autopilot

It's the first known fatality involving a driverless vehicle.
VICE Staff
7.1.16
Music

Adult Swim Premieres BOOTS’ Animated Music Video

Dive headfirst into a dystopia in anticipation of BOOTS’ new album, 'Aquaria.'
Anya Tchoupakov
11.11.15
Art

Mansions, Gore, and Party Food: The Apocalyptic Delights of 'Die Laughing'

“Maybe it's not too late for new things...If not, let's go down joking,” says Stanya Kahn, the artist and director of the show which opens tonight at Marlborough Chelsea.
Sami Emory
9.12.15
Stuff

The Outrage About 'Britain's Hardest Grafter' Is Misplaced Bullshit

There's nothing dystopian about the BBC's latest slice of "poverty porn"—it's just the grim reality of life in Cameron's Britain. That's what we should really be getting mad about.
Simon Childs
5.28.15
Design

Hyper-Detailed Illustrations Imagine the Cities of the Future

Austrian design duo Atelier Olschinsky unleashes their newest series of digitally manipulated imaginations of urban chaos.
Sami Emory
4.20.15
Film

[Premiere] 'Sundays' Is a Smart Sci-Fi Short Set 50,000 Years in the Future

Amsterdam-based PostPanic is on a mission to revive intelligent sci-fi films.
Leander Roet
3.23.15
Comics!

Gola

The future is a terrible place where all the humans are dead and robots, including Tamagotchis, are surviving by slurping our remains.
Curtis Tinsley
10.19.14
Film

This Dutch Director Is On A Mission To Revive Intelligent Sci-Fi Films

The Kickstarter project-turned-Hollywood blockbuster, "Sundays," is a philosophical sci-fi flick set 50,000 years in the future.
Leander Roet
6.6.14
Art

Intricate Digital Collage Turns Chinese Landscape Into Sprawling Wonderland

These 'shan shui'-inspired photo-collages by Yang Yongliang immerse the spectator in a landscape of unchecked, organic urban sprawl.
Emerson Rosenthal
5.29.14