California

Culture

america's real 'savages' were presidents, generals, priests, and, yes, even nuns

How Native Americans were systematically stripped of their culture, and why it's invaluable that the youth reconnect.
Simon Moya-Smith
4.11.19
News

california joins the fight against hair discrimination

A proposed bill known as the 'Crown Act' would finally make discriminatory grooming rules illegal.
Erica Euse
3.31.19
Think Pieces

the i-D guide to los angeles

From relaxing to juicing, drugs to supermarkets, and yes, tacos and driving, lose yourself in the hyperreal beauty and surreal fantasy of Los Angeles.
Dean Kissick
9.28.17
Fashion

​“skateboarding doesn’t have borders”: the gosha affiliated paccbet skate team take california

​INRUSSIA presents a short documentary that follows members of Gosha Rubchinskiy’s PACCBET skate crew on their first trip to California, watch the trailer exclusively here.
Steve Salter
6.22.17
Fashion

dior takes cruise 18 to calabasas

On Thursday evening in Calabasas, the Californian heartland played host to Maria Grazia Chiuri’s first cruise show for Dior, inspired by Georgia O'Keeffe.
Anders Christian Madsen
5.12.17
Culture

get to know unity, a radically queer skate company

Bay Area-based artist and zine master Jeffrey Cheung is creating a rainbow coalition of riders. He wants you to join the Unity crew, too.
Emily Manning
2.11.17
Interviews

rediscovering claudio edinger's 1985 portraits of venice beach eccentrics

In 1984, the celebrated Brazilian photographer documented the rainbow of oddballs who called the countercultural Southern California beach neighborhood home. Today, he reunites with a few of his Venice subjects for the first time in three decades.
Emily Manning
8.5.16
Arts

deanna templeton captures the perfect pleasure of skinny dipping

Shot over eight years, the film photographs in the artist and zine queen’s new book, ‘The Swimming Pool,’ are an ode to beautiful bodies and Southern California summers.
Alice Newell-Hanson
5.22.16
News

​california to clamp down on unhealthily thin models

The American state hopes to follow in France’s footsteps with a new law against dangerously skinny models.
i-D Staff
2.24.16
News

meet california's first transgender cheerleader

High school senior Anry Fuentes just became California’s first transgender cheerleader. Go Coyotes!
Hana Beach
11.11.15
Music

​california love: hip hop’s hollywood dreams

We pay homage to the best West Coast rappers tributes to the City of Angels.
Hattie Collins
5.7.15
Music

meet ty dolla $ign, R&B’s unlikely new star stepping out from behind the scenes…

You may not be familiar with Cali native Tyrone Griffin, aka Ty Dolla $ign, but as a songwriter, he’s following in Future’s footsteps, penning futuristic bangerz including Chris Brown’s Loyal, as well as YG’s Really Be and J-Lo’s Girls. His last...
Nardene Scott
11.19.14
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