Real Review #5
“Real Review is a quarterly contemporary culture magazine with the strapline "what it means to live today". Our agenda focuses on the politics of space, and trying to understand how everyday conditions enforce and reinforce power relations.”
Real Review is published by REAL foundation in partnership with OK-RM.
Published by REAL
96 pgs, 26 × 12 cm
INSIDE REAL REVIEW 5
Did you ever doubt yourself? We interview photographer JUERGEN TELLER on persona and confidence. Philosopher VILEM FLUSSER reviews doubting doubt. LEON BATCHELOR reviews the IKEA catalogue and its ethical propositions. DELE ADEYEMO reviews resilience strategies, systemic racism and social injustice. MAX TURNHEIM reviews FONDATION CARTIER and 20th-century glass, with photography by MAX CREASY. ANNA MINTON reviews London’s spatial politics. Also in the issue: PHIN HARPER reviews the architectural competition, exploitation and ego. Meanwhile, NINA POWER reviews the philosophy of uncertainty, and METAHAVEN review the current trend in post-Soviet dystopian subcultures. NICK ROBERTS reviews a house that can’t ever be completed and LOUISE BENSON reviews opium. JACK SELF reviews the meaning of luxury and time confetti. MATTHEW SOULES reviews Vancouver’s property monsters and the morality of one-for-one real estate. AMELIA STEIN reviews primitive technology, LIAM DENHAMER reviews if Brexit means Brexit. AI WEI WEI reviews the life of LIU XIAOBO.