In tune with the recent human invasion of Mars, space is the place for Daniel Palillo in spring 2013. His latest collection ‘Invasion’ presents an idiosyncratic vision of a parallelreality, including subcultures beyond the ones we know of. Palillo’s universe looks like a Spike Lee movie with a science fiction twist. It is situated ina time after the Internet where new styles are developed from unidentified objects; created among gangs who communicate with an enigmatic language. Here, only shirts withwords speak and caps with antennas listen. The end.
Cover story captured by Matt Irwin and art directed by Nicola Formichetti with actor and singer Olly Alexander, an openly gay singer who doesn’t use ambiguity in his lyrics to make him pass for straight, in order to entice a legion of screaming girls. FY! also analyse various points of view of what an outsider is through editorials, texts and interviews with among others Ahmed Abdelrahman, Demna Gvasalia and Henrik Silvius.