tavi gevinson

Culture

what 'rookie' meant to a generation of young female writers

As Tavi Gevinson announces the closure of her website for teen girls, Polyester Zine's founding editor, Ione Gamble, explores its impact on DIY culture and amplifying the voices of young women.
Ione Gamble
12.9.18
Photography

the petra collins starter pack

As she shoots SZA for the cover of i-D, we meet the photographer beloved by everyone from Ryan McGinley to Cardi B.
Ryan White
4.19.18
Arts

tavi gevinson on love, and the difficulties of writing about it

The writer and actress talks to i-D about Rookie’s latest release, ‘Rookie on Love,' which features essays by Mitski, Jenny Zhang, and Hilton Als.
Brittany Natale
1.6.18
Think Pieces

why does everyone suddenly seem to have impostor syndrome?

Unpacking a mysterious, very 2017 epidemic.
Erica Euse
11.6.17
Culture

tavi gevinson on all-female psychodrama 'the bitter tears of petra von kant'

'I felt like I couldn’t move for a while.'
Hannah Ongley
6.2.17
Culture

tavi gevinson talks teen solidarity and attending fashion week at 13

Shot by documentary filmmaker Marian Lacombe, this video portrait of the Rookie founder, actress, and all-round inspiration, premieres on i-D for International Women’s Day.
Alice Newell-Hanson
3.9.17
Culture

from writers, singers and actors to feminist activists, meet petra collins' inspirational women

From cult art icon Marilyn Minter to publishing’s new genius Tavi Gevinson and future star Selah Marley, Petra Collins handpicks eight trailblazing females whose approach to art, music, writing and activism defines the world we live in.
i-D Staff
9.27.16
Think Pieces

lorde and the myth of the female wunderkind

'Prodigy' can be a heavy title to bear, especially in industries that often assign value to women according to their age. While former teen sensations like Lorde and Tavi Gevinson have navigated adult careers with success, being a preteen talent in the...
Erica Euse
8.14.16
News

carly rae jepsen has a sleepover with all your instagram crushes for 'boy problems'

The power pop queen teamed up with Petra Collins, Tavi Gevinson, Barbie Ferreira, and Diana Veras to throw the coolest slumber party ever.
Hannah Ongley
4.10.16
Fashion

you don't want to be an it girl in 2016

With the rise of social media and the opportunity it affords blooming stars to control their own narratives, nobody needs the "It Girl" anymore.
Rachel Wilson
3.15.16
Music

the instagram series based on david bowie’s blackstar has begun

The first episode of Unbound, featuring Tavi Gevinson, launched today with more 15 second interpretations set to drop four times a week.
Charlotte Gush
2.27.16
Music

tavi gevinson is starring in an instagram adaptation of bowie's blackstar

It was in production before the singer's death, and got his blessing.
Laura Vogel
2.23.16
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