masculinity

Fashion

how sexiness and softness transformed paris menswear

Designers of the French capital, both new and old, are swapping broad shoulders and masculine suiting for thongs and skimpy towel skirts.
Mahoro Seward
7.22.19
Fashion

exclusive: watch blondey mccoy grow up in front of alasdair mclellan’s lens

The photographer’s latest limited-edition book, ‘Blondey 15-21,’ is his first to focus on a single subject: the pro-skater, artist, designer, model and more, Blondey McCoy.
Steve Salter
6.28.19
Fashion

what does it mean to be a man in 2019?

Once didactic and restrictive, the definition and parameters of 'masculinity' are more fluid than ever. For The Voice of a Generation Issue, photographer Sam Rock and i-D Senior Fashion Editor Max Clark uncover a new, modern, fresh take on manhood.
i-D Staff
6.28.19
Music

tobi's debut album is a message to his teen self

i-D talks to the Nigerian-Canadian artist about how he is redefining masculinity through music.
Mankaprr Conteh
5.2.19
Beauty

dewy dudes is the meme account getting men to open up about skincare

How bro-style skincare memes about 3-in-1 wash and retinol started a dialogue.
Cait Emma Burke
4.2.19
Art

the artist tackling toxic masculinity through nude portrait sessions

Watch Daniel Crook's 'Precious Stones' series being made, in a film by Luka Fisher and Matthew Kaundart.
Isabelle Kohn
12.10.18
Photography

5 photographers reimagining masculinity

From ​Turkish men in ruffled Gucci blouses to Mexico's Cholombiano subculture, fashion photography lets us push the boundaries of what it means to be a man today.
Sarah Moroz
11.19.18
Photography

ethereal portraits of boys free from gender confines

Julia Falkner and Lorena Hydeman traveled from Barcelona to a mountain village documenting boys — age six to 16 — in their homes.
Sarah Moroz
11.18.18
Fashion

the moscow designer making lace blouses for liberated men

'For me, the real man is a person with an absolute inner freedom, with open sexuality and non-stereotypical thinking," Nikita Kalmykov says.
Hannah Ongley
10.25.18
Photography

paul mpagi sepuya uses portraiture to explore homoerotic desire

'Mirror studies' is a beautiful, disorienting blend of nude bodies — in which the photographer and the viewer are both present.
Sarah Moroz
10.21.18
Culture

'fuck boy investigation' explores latin masculinity

Hernán Kael's photos of everyday boys use makeup and urban art to challenge the parameters of masculine beauty.
Diego Menchaca
9.18.18
Photography

how to capture modern masculinity with yann faucher

French photographer Yann Faucher’s portraiture conveys the tiny details of a person’s character with a clear, confident and definitive style.
Ryan White
6.12.18
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