It is 7am. The nightclub is nearly empty as the evening draws to a close, but the traces and residue of a night remain. Spilt drinks, someone left their handbag on a seat and their hair-clips in the bathroom. Most of the glasses are now cleared— the lights are still on and the music still plays.
lightreading present a series of architectural propositions toward a fictional, socially progressive nightclub complex. Each space is designed by an individual architect in isolation; the overall structure coalesces in the pages of the magazine.
Contributors include Angela Cho, Abbey Gould, Sukaina Kubba, Kimberly Read, Raphaela Rose, Amber Ruckes, Nicholas Rebstadt & Susana Torre—
& Ruth Höflich has designed a new cocktail; the Healing Brush.
lightreading is the collaborative identity of artists Sarah Rose & Sonya Lacey.
Ultra Vires and the lightreading residency in Munich were also supported by Creative New Zealand