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“My Display Is Bigger Than Yours”: Designers KRAM/WEISSHAAR Take Big Data and Make it Bigger

CLEMENS WEISSHAAR is a German designer, who, alongside partner REED KRAM, recently engineered an 11m high x 260m wide floor-to-ceiling terapixel graphic for this year’s CeBIT, the world’s largest and most international computer expo.  This year’s theme, big data, is made manifest in the massive graphic membrane. With their installation, the designers imagine systems beyond…
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“I’m tired of just selling high-end stuff.” CFA Gallery’s BRUNO BRUNNET Talks to 032c About the Most Exciting Store in Berlin Right Now

Contemporary Fine Arts gallery in Berlin has opened a pop-up shop on the ground floor of its David Chipperfield-designed space on Museum Island. Open until April 26, and called Front Row, the store is offering artists' books, catalogues, DVDs, vinyl, paintings, woodcuts, sculptures, and paraphernalia associated with the gallery for a range of prices. 032c spoke with CFA founder and director …
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Japan’s Master of Gay BDSM Manga GENGOROH TAGAME Opens Up to 032c

GENGOROH TAGAME is perhaps the most influential gay manga artist in the history of the Japanese medium. His work often includes scenes of BDSM, torture, and humiliation between hypermasculine, bearish men, and is notoriously difficult to track down outside of Japan. 032c spoke with Tagame ahead of his first solo exhibition in Germany, which opens this Friday at xavierlaboulbenne in Berlin.
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Art Critic JERRY SALTZ and 12 Supermodels Discuss the Selfie

JERRY SALTZ examines the selfie, its fast history, and prevailing possibilities, while 12 of the world’s sexiest models—including Adriana Lima, Joan Smalls, Karlie Kloss, and Ajak Deng—explain the key to perfecting what is perhaps the most predominantly popular genre ever.
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MARTIN NIKLAS WIESER’s S/S 2014 Editorial Bridges the Virtual and the Real

Designer MARTIN NIKLAS WIESER has just released a new series of editorial shots for his Spring / Summer 2014 collection. Photographers Till Janz and Hendrik Schneider captured the collection in a medieval goes digital environment, which was styled by Paul Maximilian Schlosser. 032c sat down with Wieser to speak about the images.
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We Salute PETER GENTE (1936–2014)

Co-founder of Merve Verlag PETER GENTE passed away on Saturday at home at the Royal Lanna Hotel in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Under the direction of Gente and his longtime partner, Heidi Paris (1950–2002), Merve published the most daring texts in philosophy, art, and music in the 1970s and 80s.
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It’s Getting Trippy: #THISISBOSS

HUGO BOSS is getting trippy. Since Jason Wu signed on as Creative Director of the brand’s womenswear line, BOSS, last year, the German house has been making impact with the relevantly bizarre. Leading up to Wu’s debut show for BOSS on Wednesday in New York, creative duo Inez & Vinoodh have directed a video, called…
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