witnessing the energy and activism of brazil's underground dance-music scene
At Dark Mofo some of São Paulo’s most defiant musicians showed that community can be global — and achieved through partying.
afrocidade is making protest music for brazil's black youth
"Right now in Brazil we are in a time of fighting. Fighting for our rights, for our people, and representation."
meet 3 queer brazilian artists reclaiming their african roots
Castiel Vitorino Brasileiro, Davi de Jesus, and Vitória Cribb tell us how they are reclaiming their blackness through art.
what it's like to be black and lgbtq in brazil
Brazil is already the most dangerous country in the world to be transgender, and a bigot is poised to become president. Ahead of this weekend's landmark election, i-D meets the artists who want better.
5 queer brazilian artists on identity, censorship, and survival
As Brazil's creative scene continues to be bullied by conservative political groups, i-D spoke to five LGBTQ artists fighting for change.
photographing brazil’s trans communities
Documenting an important community at a crucial time in Brazil’s cultural history.
photographing the red hot street style of são paulo, straight up
We took to the streets of the Brazilian melting pot São Paulo, to meet the city's lovers, dreamers and creators.
valentina sampaio will take your breath away
We meet the Brazilian bombshell and first transgender model to grace the cover of Vogue.
brazilian girls speak out on identity and sexual politics
"If a girl wants to flaunt her ass, she’s entitled to. She’s also entitled not to do just that. If she wants to flaunt her ass and only her ass, that’s also entirely up to her."
Lily Rose Thomas
full film: grace neutral discovers the brazilian girls leading the new beauty revolution
From the individuals leading a charge against male objectification to the young black women tackling issues of racial discrimination, tattoo artist and activist Grace Neutral explores how a new generation of female creatives are kicking against ideas...
meet brazilian models, activists and a feminist rapper fighting sexual harassment
In i-D’s latest series of Beyond Beauty, tattoo artist and activist Grace Neutral is back exploring individual expressions of beauty. This time Grace travels to São Paulo, Brazil as Grace speaks to the activists who believe that no one should suffer...
capturing the energy of a favela do sapo underground party
Follow Hick Duarte’s lens as we go behind the scenes of one of Favela do Sapo’s most underground parties and explore how a new generation of black Brazilians are reclaiming identity through style, music and culture.