Backstage Talks is an interview magazine from Slovakia about how design can change business for better by making it both useful and beautiful. Filled with a number of engrossing interviews and essays by leading creatives and designers. Backstage Talks is published biannually by the Bratislava based design studio Milk. Backstage Talks featured interviews with designers i.e. Hartmut Esslinger, Mark Porter, James Jarvis, Tobias van Schneider, Erik Kessels, Malika Favre, Jessica Walsh, Christoph Niemann, Lotta Nieminen, Erik Spiekermann and many more. Backstage Talks is a magazine of casual, but in depth dialogues on design and business. Our decisions shape and influence this complex world—to have a chance to make the right ones, we need to talk.