032c Magazine issue #24 - Nicolas Ghesquiere
032c (Berlin) is a contemporary culture magazine that fiercely believes in the intelligence of its readers, and rises to the challenge of surprising them. Both timely and timeless—a celebration of and for the most cutting-edge in art, culture, and fashion.
“I may be putting myself in danger, but that’s what I want today,” says NICOLAS GHESQUIÈRE, who shared the story of his creative life with 032c in our 38 page dossier that was two years in the making, recruiting the likes of long-time collaborators like CHARLOTTE GAINSBOURG, MARIE-AMÉLIE SAUVÉ, and DOMINIQUE GONZALEZ-FOERSTER, with KARIM SADLI behind the lens;
Hollywood super-actor CATE BLANCHETT poses in bondage amidst the contemporary art collection housed at Berlin’s Boros Bunker, instigated by SEAN + SENG and MEL OTTENBERG; artists R.B. KITAJ and DAVID HOCKNEY review their lifelong friendship;
übermodel KARLIE KLOSS embodies the future of fashion and technology; the young German writer HELENE HEGEMANN hangs out in hysterialand;
femme fatal ARIZONA MUSE models new coinages by DOUGLAS COUPLAND for photographer JAMIE MORGAN; West Berlin DJs WESTBAM and FETISCH chronicle 30 years of hazy nightlife memories from the German capital; actress ISABEL LUCAS sunbathes for THEO WENNER in California; ZOË GHERTNER shadow-plays with Malgosia Bela; is BARNEYS NEW YORK Creative Director DENNIS FREEDMAN a luxury retail oracle? JUERGEN TELLER went to a Greek taverna to find out; WERNER HERZOG reveals the world to us through his decades-old archive, distilled in our 22-page image essay;
032c’s latest SELECT presents the best of this season’s books, products, and ideas; we continue to tell readers WHAT WE BELIEVE, and more on 262 pages …
Contributors: Suleman Anaya, Ondine Azoulay, Maxime Ballesteros, Jodie Barnes, Shumon Basar, Beat Bolliger, Nathalie Canguilhem, Douglas Coupland, Mara Delius, Pierre-Alexandre De Looz, Dan Duray, Matthew Evans, Zoë Ghertner, Eckhart Gillen, Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster, Ulrich Gutmair, Benjamin Lennox, Niklas Maak, Patrick Mackie, Jamie Morgan, Mel Ottenberg, Niki Pauls, Ben Perdue, Cher Potter, Axel Rühle, Karim Sadli, Marie-Amélie Sauvé, Sean and Seng, Heji Shin, Juergen Teller, Lukas Wassmann, Theo Wenner