japan

straight ups

photographing the beautiful faces of tokyo

"Tokyo is the place where dreams come true." Dutch photographer Lotte van Raalte travelled to Japan, and captured a few of the capital's modelling stars.
i-D Staff
1.30.18
Photography

my year in photos... by cailin hill araki

Journey through the neon lights of Japan, as model-turned-photographer Cailin Hill Araki (AKA @modelburnbook) shows us her favourite photos of the last 12 months.
i-D Staff
1.8.18
Photography

a new look into the erotic rainbow world of nobuyoshi araki

The prolific Japanese photographer's latest book, "Blue Period, Last Summer," showcases his color-washed performance work.
Paige Silveria
11.23.17
Music

head to shanghai in the totally sci-fi new video from 88rising’s joji

Window is the new single from Joji’s “Miyazaki on crack” EP, In Tongues, and it fucking rules. Out now on 88rising with an epic music video directed by BRTHR about to drop, we had a chat about what his first YouTube upload was.
Frankie Dunn
11.16.17
Arts

intimate portraits of young people in japanese love hotels

The Dutch photographer Mila van der Linden has a soft spot for neon lights and taboos.
Lianne Kersten
11.15.17
Culture

the future feels like now

Embrace joy with i-D Japan's new issue, as Amy Troost and Alastair McKimm shoot the bright young faces of today and tomorrow.
i-D Japan
10.18.17
Beauty

from slime to placenta, these are eight weird and wonderful japanese beauty trends

Kiwi eye pads to Kawaii contact lenses, snail slime face masks to face lift corsets: Mancunian make-up maverick Lucy Bridge examines Japanese beauty trends.
Lucy Bridge
8.30.17
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

i-DJ: 食品まつり aka foodman

This Japanese footwork producer will help you forget your real life worries with his playful messed up mix.
Frankie Dunn
6.12.17
japan

yoon on the evolution of the ambush universe

We caught up with the woman behind one of Tokyo's favourite fashion institutions to talk about stylishly taking over the world.
Courtney DeWitt
4.28.17
Arts

toru kamei is the japanese artist working with dior homme

The painter, whose striking vanitas caught the eye of creative director Kris Van Assche, spoke to i-D Japan about what happens when he gets stuck in a creative rut, and what young artists need to know.
Daiho Tateishi
4.25.17
Fashion

dior homme takes tokyo with its first-ever mid-season show

Marking the launch of the Ginza Six store in Tokyo, last night Kris Van Assche staged Dior Homme’s first mid-season show in a huge event in the Japanese capital.
Anders Christian Madsen
4.20.17