Project by Havard Wallin

In the automated new world, Milton Keynes becomes a centre point for a struggling public, the post work revolution is taking its toll. With a city living under the laws of autonation the society is becoming depressed. The lack of purpose as led the society to feel a lack of pleasure. In a time where the individual is replaced by machine, and slowly being forgotten devices the ‘Learning retreat’ offers individuals from a across the country to come to Milton Keynes.

By following the monastic model, the retreat offers room for growing and learning. In their own personal capsule, all is to embrace personal talents and maybe discover an unknown destiny. The building provides spaces to explore learn and embrace these talents. As a token for the remainder of ones live, the personalized capsule is lifted of and transported to its new home together with its inhabitant.