Ahead of the Google Pixel 2 public launch, Google partnered up with 032c to transform its Berlin Headquarters into a LED-lit tech workshop last week. Sipping on packaged survival water, the guests were guided through the new gadget’s features, equipped to adapt to your every moment, by specialists dressed in 032c’s Religious Services 3M Heather Sweatshirt. After their initiation, the crowd was stacked into a disco on wheels and sent to a celebratory dinner and tour of Francesco Dalla Rovere’s private art collection.
Edited fastidiously over a period of ten years, the catalogue raisonné of Francis Bacon – assembled by art historian Martin Harrison and published by HENI – is a strange and triumphant labor of love. It includes every work in the British artist’s oeuvre, of which are more than 100 never-before-seen paintings.More
"People often just pillory the hipster aesthetic, as if the beards and suspenders were the actual problem," says Dushko Petrovich, creator of THE DAILY GENTRIFIER. The publication finds ways to talk about paralysis, guilt, and the aesthetics and language of that dirty g-word. More
“Globally, if we look at the 50 percent who live outside of cities, there are actually two billion people living in the countryside, not working in agriculture. They live in the countryside and we don’t know what they do there.” – Rem Koolhaas, “Countryside,” 032c Issue #23.
Opening this week at the Guggenheim museum in New York, “Countryside: The Future” exhibits the last decade of Koolhaas’ work outside the city – which, hopefully, has shed light on these activities.