'The Future' is an activity notebook written by artist Ryan Gander printed in an edition of 2023 copies freely distributed to year 4 school children based in London Borough of Southwark. Designed by åbäke the notebook is realised as part of a commission for Elephant Park as part of an extended Education Programme envisioned by the artist and undertaken in participation with South London Gallery. The books will be and hope to create a conceptual portrait of the young people; taking each on a journey to explore abstracted forms and potentials as well as lateral perspectives of Place, Planet and Self.
Author / Editor: Ryan Gander / Emily Bryson
Illustrations: LPPL (back cover), Ryan Gander and åbäke
First Edition: 2023 copies
ISBN number: 978-1-907908-69-9
Width: 12.5 cm
Height: 21 cm
Cover: Soft and gold ;)