This Is Badland is dedicated to the exploration of art, design and culture from the balkans and beyond. Biannual. Berlin.
Issue highlights: Julian Sellmeister, better known as rapper Yung Hurn, and Juergen Teller travel to Julian grandparents’ homes near Austrian-Hungarian border and capture the intimacy between two extremely different generations; Oana Stănescu brings into focus a universally human mechanism — the breath; Francesca Gavin talks to the artist Marco Bruzzone about the possibilities of fungi and the questions they raise about our future; artist Hana Miletić repositions the idea of reproduction by means of a yarn – a conversation on the relationship between threading and binding social tapestry; a conversation with artist Katalin Ladik on a lifelong career of courage and defiance; Take Me Somewhere Nice filmmaker Ena Sendijarević journeys to the country of her roots, and more.
Issue contributors include: Jasmina Al-Qaisi, Peles Empire, Aleks Eror, Francesca Gavin, Sara Graorac, Tanja Horvat Korent, Nona Inescu, Stefan Jovanović, Rita Lino, LPPL, Jelly Luise, Conny Maier, Hana Miletić, Billie Muraben, Viktor Naumovski, Behzad Khosravi Noori, Oana Stănescu, Ksenia Shestakovskaia, Katarina Šoškić, Asel Tambay, Juergen Teller, Milica Trakilović, Misal Adnan Yildiz, and more.