C41 Magazine Issue 13 — Contemporary Mythologies
Men have always needed to believe in something. It is what gives an order to the chaos of existence. Having outgrown traditional religions, in favour of increasingly widespread atheism, new forms of belief are emerging, that similarly dominate our lives. That’s what we mean by contemporary mythologies. Some are positive reference points that guide our lives, while others become real cages. At a time when there seems to be nothing left to believe in, what are the myths we still cling to?
Contributors: Giada Biaggi, Leone Balduzzi, Claudio Biazzetti, Luca A. Caizzi, Tommaso Caldera, Kennedi Carter, Piergiorgio Caserini, Chat GPT, DALL•E 2, Eimear Lynch, Nicolas Haeni, Naomi Kelechi Di Meo, Luca Massaro, Maria Livia Pappagallo, Marco Piccardi, Ana Santl Andersen, Robin Sara Stauder.
Offset printed and perfect bound
Full color on coated biodegradable paper
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DATE OF PUBLICATION
Apr 15, 2023
Cover N. 1: Roland Haeni (Photography by Nicolas Haeni, Styling by Riccardo Linarello)
Cover N. 2: Isabelle Wenzel (Photography by Isabelle Wenzel, Styling by Fabiana Guigli)
Cover N. 3: Guido Susani (Photography by Leone, Styling by Yaya Zeng, Make Up by Greta Giannone)
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