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Atompunk the cultural period 1945-1965
Atompunk is a strictly pre-digital period, but it includes mid-century Modernism, the "Atomic Age," the "Space Age," and, especially, lots of Communism and communism paranoia in the USA. Communist analog atompunk is an ultimate lost world.
Sovjet styling, underground cinema, Googie architectuur, Space and Sputnik, moonlanding, superhero-comi, art & radioactivity, the rise of the US military/industrial complex & the fall-out of Tsjernobyl
Reallife Atompunk Projects will be March-Aug 2009 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Sept 9-13, GOGBOT festival in Enschede www.gogbot.nl