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summer of love: barcelona

For the last episode of our four part Summer of Love series, we touch down in sunny Barcelona for an intimate, queer and modern love-story. Follow young Spanish filmmaker Leo Adef's lens as it captures the heart warming story of Pau and Guiu, who...
i-D Staff
8.18.16
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summer of love: new york

For the third episode of our four-part 'Summer of Love' series, we hang out with a group of tight-knit young New Yorkers as they run wild in the big city. From chilling at home to wreaking havoc on the streets, New York is their Neverland and they...
i-D Staff
8.11.16
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summer of love: paris

For the second episode of our four part Summer of Love series we head to Paris, following a first love story between young model, actor and Gosha Rubchinsky favourite Lukas Ionesco, who played the main role in Larry Clark's The Smell Of Us and model...
i-D Staff
8.4.16
Music

watch kano drive grime's european invasion

We hit the A13 (Beckton Exit) with East Ham’s finest, Kano. Re-energised by Made In The Manor, his fifth and most successful album to date, i-D joins K-A and pals - including Wiley - on his 6-date European tour as the direct rudeboy reflects candidly...
i-D Staff
8.4.16
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i-D meets: elle fanning x nicolas winding refn

Commenting on the fashion industry and its intoxicating glamour, Nicolas Winding Refn's new film The Neon Demon has been called erotic and evil. Under the neon glow of Soho, we sat the provocative director down with leading victim Elle to dissect their...
i-D Staff
7.5.16
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summer of love: london

For the first episode of our four part Summer of Love series, we set out to explore the importance of queer spaces in London that keep the city so alive. Out to prove that love and unity conquers all, we follow a group of friends who met in the city's...
i-D Staff
6.30.16
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i-D meets: troye sivan

Born in Johannesburg, raised in Perth, Troye Sivan is the 21 year-old YouTuber turned intelli-pop favourite whose legendary Coming Out video has been watched nearly 7 million times. To an audience of switched-on teens all over the world, his outspoken...
i-D Staff
6.21.16
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i-D meets: violet chachki

Whether they're fishy queens, comedy queens, pageant queens or genderfuck, the art of drag has long provoked interesting and necessary discussions around gay culture, gender binaries and passing privilege. But Ru Paul's Drag Race has taken the art form...
i-D Staff
6.10.16
documentaries

i-Cons: vivienne westwood

Over the course five decades, the girl born Vivienne Isabel Swire has gone from punk-provocateur to Britain's best loved fashion designer. Raised in the D.I.Y. climate of post-war Derbyshire, it was 1970s London where she opened the Kings Road boutique...
i-D Staff
6.2.16
documentaries

exploring ukraine's underground rave revolution

The 2014 revolution brought Kiev nightlife to a complete standstill. As protests turned into riots, and government security forces opened fire on protestors, the country fell into crisis. But out of the ashes of revolution has risen a new generation...
i-D Staff
6.1.16
documentaries

a look at the influence of gangs and k-pop on korean beauty ideals

​In the final episode of Beyond Beauty, Grace Neutral meets a Korean gang member and a K-Pop superstar, to paint a more detailed picture of what influences the country's youth and their vision of modern beauty. While the older generation continue to...
i-D Staff
5.18.16
documentaries

what happens when you challenge korea's traditional idea of beauty?

In the latest episode of Beyond Beauty, Grace Neutral follows the emotional journey of one young South Korean girl, as she reveals her illegal tattoos to her parents. Through a number of dramatic body modifications, Grace has evolved from self...
i-D Staff
5.10.16
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