ten movies that tackled queerness in 2018

Once a breeding ground for stale stories we’d heard a thousand times before, 2018 proved that the movie theatre is being transformed into a beacon of hope for queer people everywhere.
Douglas Greenwood
mental health

how to tell if you are in a toxic relationship

"I know that I can be toxic, but the last thing I need is someone that puts me in a box and tells me it’s all in my head."
Lera Abova

this new exhibition is celebrating the art world's most iconic couples

'Modern Couples: Art, Intimacy and the Avant-Garde' opens today at Barbican and features some of the best duos of the past century. Romantic!
Roisin Lanigan

why is it still taboo for men to hold hands?

While male friends holding hands is stigmatised in the UK, in India it’s normal. Photographer Vincent Dolman captured men of every age on the streets of India, holding hands. It’s pretty sweet.
Georgie Wright

Personals is the text-only dating app that will get you laid

Online dating has become throwaway; based on an immediate reaction to someone's selfie. But one woman is dead set on changing that for the queer community.
Hanna Hanra

is pizza the only thing better than love?

According to photographer Stella Asia Consonni, yes. Yes it is.
Georgie Wright

nyc's gay senior couples on love, pride, and paving the way

Stanislaw Boniecki captures longtime lovers and new BFFs at the Queens Center for Gay Seniors.
Hannah Ongley

this photographer takes intimate portraits of a lovers’ embrace

Indigo Lewin’s latest photographic series TENDER captures the raw emotions of being in love.
Tish Weinstock
love week

this is how me too has changed dating for our generation

“Nobody said this was going to be easy, but it’s a reckoning and it’s still coming. We’ve only just seen the start of it.”
Emily Goddard
love week

this is pretty romantic

How did you tell them you loved them? What's their weirdest habit? Do you agree on politics? We got one of our favourite new photographers, Ekua King, to shoot someone loved-up couples, and then grill them on the intricacies of their romance.
i-D Team
love week

young, femme and hitched: meet the couple trailblazing a more modern marriage

We vowed never to use the phrase ‘couple goals’ in a sentence, but, well, they are.
Staff I-D
love week

queer women and the rise of passive online flirting

What's driving the phenomenon, and does it help anyone get a girlfriend irl?
Sophie Jackson