420 x 580 mm, 16 pages (large-format, broadsheet)
New York, US
Created by: Richard Turley & Lucas Mascatello
If you don’t know the New York-born Civilization, the contrasting tones in these two headlines sums up the general mood: the alarmist ‘Expect War’ is made to appear unimportant, while ‘Do you pee in the shower?’ suddenly takes on great meaning. The dadaist broadsheet’s 16 vast pages are packed with this type of complex signalling. What’s serious, what’s not?
On the journal, A mag in five pix:
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