Alessandro Simonetti Captures Italy’s UNDERGROUND SPEED FANATICS

The speedway runs anti-clockwise. Its riders lap it in a tightly-wound circle. Speedway racing is characterized by motorcycles that have no brakes and only one gear. Photographer Alessandro Simonetti documented his time with the speedway racers of Northern Italy. Following our obsession with speed, 032c spoke to Simonetti about "the most dangerous of all the bike sports."
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FRANCESCO VEZZOLI: Plastic, Saturday Night, Milan

The artist FRANCESCO VEZZOLI ­recently had an epiphany. It was not the result of a ­spiritual journey or the discovery of a new author – Vezzoli had his revelation at PLASTIC, a disco heaven in Milan where the rules of club culture are upended and renewed. When he told us that the legendary institution was on the verge of closing, we knew what needed to be done: a series of ­embroidered …
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