i-d japan

Fashion

into a dream: nana komatsu on the cover of i-d japan's new issue

Shot by Harley Weir and styled Julia Sarr Jamois, Japanese actress and model Nana Komatsu is the cover star of i-D Japan's The Original Issue. Originate, don't imitate!
i-D Japan
4.7.18
straight ups

6 japanese actors to watch

The next gen of Tokyo cinema talent talk personal expression and the biggest challenges they face.
i-D Staff
10.25.17
Fashion

“i might not always look it, but i’m actually extremely strong-willed” – nana komatsu

From the catwalk to the big screen, Nana Komatsu is Japan’s latest international star.
Kazumi Asamura Hayashi
10.6.17
straight ups

meet the coolest kids from tokyo, straight up

Open your ears to the voices that get washed away in the hustle and bustle of present day Tokyo. You may find what you were looking for.
i-D Japan
8.10.17
Music

japanese music legend ryuichi sakamoto on why the perfect album can't exist

A conversation with the Japanese musical legend as he readies his latest release, Async.
Georgia Graham
4.27.17
Fashion

the editor of fruits magazine on the rise and fall of harajuku

Shoichi Aoki, the editor of the pioneering Japanese street style magazine, on the future of Tokyo style.
i-D Japan
4.10.17
Fashion

10 things you need to know about i-D japan's new cover girl

​Meet Manami Kinoshita, the superstar gracing the cover of their third issue — out now!
i-D Staff
4.7.17
Culture

feminists from around the world on what needs to change

In recognition and support of International Women's Day, i-D teams across the globe spoke to bold feminist voices in their nations, to find out what issues they want addressed as the fight for equality continues.
i-D Staff
3.7.17
Fashion

future heritage with kim jones

i-D Japan met Kim in Tokyo to find out where he draws his inspiration.
Kazumi Asamura Hayashi
11.16.16
Fashion

a new tokyo story

Tokyo, 2016. Today’s youth face a staggering range of choices every day, but one thing that they have in common is their decision to lead lives free from the restraints of preconceived notions: with their diversified attitudes towards sexuality...
VICE Staff
10.13.16
Fashion

kiko mizuhara's cover story for i-D japan

As i-D Japan issue two is released, we throw back to Kiko Mizuhara's cover story and interview from the first issue, shot by legendary photographer Nobuyoshi Araki.
Kazumi Asamura Hayashi
10.12.16
News

get the first look at i-D japan, issue two!

Introducing The Heart-to-Heart Issue.
Kazumi Asamura Hayashi
10.11.16