Front Cover Photographed by Nick Knight Styled by Alister Mackie Ben wears all clothes by Dior Homme by Hedi Slimane

Issue 4, Spring/Summer 07

Another Manifesto

Mothers of Invention by David Dalton 60

Blood Lust by Lydia Lunch 62

Frankie Says Riot by Jon Savage 64

The Promise Archive by Willam T Vollmann 66

Last Giant Step by Andrew Smith 68

Never Mind the Pollocks by John Richardson 70

The Features

Speedway JG Ballard 172

Edge of Reality Second Life 184

Riding the Rainbow Ben Whishaw 192



Another World

Brooklyn’s Multimedia Minimalists Lansing-Dreiden 78

The World in Lights Olafur Eliasson 80

Ghosts in the Shell Taiwan Pods 82

Concentrate on the Cut Patrik Ervell 84

Not for Rent Jack Smith 86

Reality Unravelled Kolkoz 88

Reaching for the Stars Astrogeology Maps 92

Cream of the Crop Cherry Ghost 96

Norway’s Sonic Saviours 120 Days 98

Montreal’s Art-Rock Princess Dandi Wind 100

Reclaiming the Waterfront Gardens by the Bay 104

Design Perspectives Products + Accessories 114



The Interviews

Screen Siren Sarah Polley 302

Curtain Call Ian McKellen 304

Talking in Circles Hans Ulrich Obrist 308

Adrenaline Rush Shaun White 310

Reel Life Nicolas Roeg 312

Spinning Yarns Mark Ronson 314

For Your Information

Stockists 319

Contributors 316