MARA DELIUS, writer and culture editor at DIE WELT, snorkeling in Savannah Bay, Virgin Goda, BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS, 25.11.2011.

  • Ciao, Milano: Billboard Takeover Rebrands the Post-COVID City

    Milan experienced the earliest and longest COVID lockdown in Europe. As the country moved into "Phase 3" in mid-June, billboards bereft of advertising (it's the first budget to go in any crisis) began to repopulate around Milan – not with the usual product and event marketing, but with imagery reflecting the collective whiplash experienced of a city thrown first indoors, then outside itself. Italian editor CARLO ANTONELLI explains in a letter from Milan. More