What happened to Playboy?

“As I am leafing through vintage magazines in the Playboy office, I am reminded of the Colosseum in Rome.” For 032c Issue #43, I investigated the history, influence and agility of Playboy, an American legacy brand that is “more successful than ever” now that its famous magazine has folded. You can now read the full […]


The next installment in my series Notes from Underground is a sartorial, biological and philosophical investigation into the world of slime, in response to Prada’s SS2024 show. With the help of a digital subculture of enthusiasts, slime has undergone a significant cultural rebrand since 2017. Slime is no longer something we fear –– it is […]