Giovanna Badilla

Name: Giovanna Badilla
Occupation: Editor in Chief of the WILD.
Where you were born: Viña del Mar Chile, Raised in Sweden.
Where you live now: New York

editor in chief the wild new york
Photo by Elisabet Davidsdottir

What are you currently working on?
All things WILD!

What does good energy mean to you?
Love for all.

What do you think there is too much of, and too little of?
Too much ignorance, hate and injustice.
Too little empathy, tolerance and love.

With whom would you like most to go on a “ tête à tête”?
David Lynch.

What would you be doing if you didn’t have your current occupation?
Ideally I would be working with something creative and if possible also humanitarian. Photographer for MSF?

What is on your life-to-do list?
Visit my motherland Chile, that I haven’t seen since I was a baby.

What is your most striking moment?
Having my daughter Nikita in 2011.

What’s your earliest memory?
My first day at daycare in Sweden when I still didnt speak Swedish and had to make new friends, I was 3 and very shy.

What do you consider a fashion “faux-pas”?
FUR, cruelty will never be beautiful.

What cracks you up?
Nikita, she’s the funniest.

What is the WILDEST situation you have ever experienced?
Hanging with Yakuza’s in Tokyo and hugging WILD tigers in Thailand.

What can’t you live without?
The people that I love and that mean everything to me.

With whom would you like to grow old?
My family, friends and cats.

What would you like to leave to future generation?
A World at Peace.

What is your next challenge?
Los Salvajes, our WILD creative agency.

Who is your Hero?
My grandmother and anyone that devotes their life to fight human/world injustices or animal cruelty.

What is your WILD Wish?
That we could end the suffering of humans and animals on this planet…and teleportation of course!

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