Patti Smith

Fashion

see an exclusive preview of charles jeffrey’s first womenswear collection here

From Madonna to Patti Smith, the young Scottish fashion maestro shares illustrations of his female icons exclusively with i-D.
Bojana Kozarevic
2.8.18
Arts

the enduring legacy of robert mapplethorpe

A comprehensive survey of Robert Mapplethorpe's work, showing at the Art Gallery of NSW, reveals how the artist paved the way for future generations.
Briony Wright
11.3.17
News

patti smith talks love, loss and death in terrence malick’s 'song to song'

If you're going to take life advice from anyone, let it be a legend.
Wendy Syfret
3.14.17
Film

​patti smith, iggy pop and lykke li to appear in upcoming terrence malick film

Rooney Mara, Natalie Portman, Ryan Gosling and Michael Fassbender will star in Song To Song, set in the Austin, Texas music scene.
Charlotte Gush
1.4.17
News

patti smith wrote a wonderful essay about fumbling her bob dylan tribute

'As I took my seat, I felt the humiliating sting of failure, but also the strange realization that I had somehow entered and truly lived the world of the lyrics.'
Hannah Ongley
12.16.16
Fashion

12 celebrity runway cameos you might have missed

In an age when Insta-girls are supermodels, and everybody's a somebody, we remember the truly jaw-dropping moments when mega celebrities, from Tupac to Chloë Sevigny, rocked the runway — just by showing up.
Taylor Ford
9.9.16
News

nan goldin and patti smith are making art in oscar wilde's prison cell

Ai Weiwei and Wolfgang Tillmans have also created works inspired by Reading Prison's most famous inmate.
Hannah Ongley
9.7.16
News

patti smith is coming to australia for bluesfest in 2017

She's going to perform he debut album, Horses, start to finish.
Isabelle Hellyer
8.25.16
Music

patti smith on appearing in her favourite tv show, the killing

After sending fan mail to the producer, the godmother of punk got herself a speaking role in one of the very last episodes.
Charlotte Gush
8.24.16
Fashion

a brief history of denim cutoffs, from daisy duke to debbie harry

Considering the dangerous, DIY appeal of jean shorts.
i-D Staff
7.25.16
News

​ai weiwei and patti smith part of artangel project at prison oscar wilde was sent to for being gay

The major new site-specific project will bring a group of the best artists and writers in the world to Reading Prison, where Wilde was incarcerated during the 1890s.
Charlotte Gush
7.22.16
Music

listen to patti smith's poetic tribute to nico

Soundwalk Collective and Patti Smith link up again to create Killer Road, an album that gives a new life to the Velvet Underground singer's work.
Clementine de Pressigny
6.18.16