Demna Gvasalia on Vetements, Balenciaga, and THE SYSTEM

Over the course of five days in late 2015, 032c interviewed DEMNA GVASALIA: a period of time when he went from being the de facto leader of the post-luxury collective VETEMENTS, to the creative director of definitely luxury house BALENCIAGA. Here, he speaks about his Georgian childhood, what he shares with Cristóbal Balenciaga, and why depression is the ultimate inspiration.
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Why Europe Could Have Run the 21st Century

In 2006, political scientist Mark Leonard delivered a lecture on Europe as a revolutionary model for the future. A decade later, with the far-right marching across the continent, the European Union’s bright, borderless, and bureaucratic form seems more utopian than ever.
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Gosha Rubchinskiy: Inside his Vertically Integrated Youth Universe

Gosha Rubchinskiy's meteoric rise to pre-eminence was in fact almost a decade in the making. In his most extensive interview to date, taken from 032c Issue #29, he explains the emergence of VHS tapes and Tommy Hilfiger in Russia, taking skate culture to Comme des Garçons, and inventing a language for post-global youth culture.
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The REAL REVIEW Tells Us What it Means to Live Today

032c contributor and highly productive architecture critic Jack Self has a new quarterly magazine called Real Review, with the world's most enviable tagline: "What It Means To Live Today." The contributor list includes writers such as Oliver Wainwright, Pier Vittorio Aureli, and Sam Jacobs, and the articles span subjects as such the "Duck House" architecture of North Korea, Prince Charles vs …
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032c Issue #30 – “NO FEAR” OUT NOW

The 30th issue of 032c, "An Innocent Mind Has No Fear", is out now. It is available directly from us, as well as in stores worldwide. For more information on the content, and to purchase, please click here.
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An Innocent Mind Has No Fear: the Movie

In celebration of its 30th issue, 032c and artist-director RALF SCHMERBERG created a proposal for the ultimate Berlin film. It is a movie about a city now growing in population as it did one century ago at the beginning of the Weimar Era, after Russian refugees arrived from the October Revolution. It is a manifesto about life in the post-contemporary era.
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WHAT IS RADICAL?

A time-capsule, or a time-bomb: 20 friends, collaborators, and people 032c admires answer the question: "What is the most radical thing you’ve encountered in the last six months?"
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