Tags: Cover, Abitare, Domus, Tobias Rehberger
Abitare, September 2011 | Domus, September 2011
The choice of paraphrasing the title of a Britney Spears album for expressing a thought sounds as something ineluctable... Six months ago, on this blog, we have already underlined the anomaly of finding in the kiosk the two most important Italian magazines about design with the same cover at the same time. Six months later and under two brand new editors-in-chief, from Boeri to Piazza at Abitare and from Mendini to Grima at Domus, the same inconvenience happened once again. We are not discussing about the quality of the selected projects, it's not the matter; our concern is about the sterile race to the hottest news by our two main referential magazines, that instead of feeling the pressure of competition should be opened to a fertile dialogue.
Moreover Joseph Grima has grown up as a member of the Domus editorial team when Mario Piazza was creative director and Stefano Boeri editor-in- chief...