We spotlight our favourite, fearless young musical minds breaking the curse of 2016 in a film shot alongside the Class of 2017 story from i-D’s Big Issue.
Blondey McCoy is a 19-year-old London-based model and skateboarder for brands such as Palace, Adidas and Supreme. Having gained notoriety online via his skateboarding at Southbank aged 15, Blondey made the cover of i-D magazine back in 2013 (shot by Alasdair McLellan). In this episode of i-D Meets, we join the most modern of Soho’s flâneurs to explore his artwork, fashion design and delve a little deeper on this modern polymath.
Philomena Kwao is on a mission to highlight the struggle that black women face to find make-up for their skin tone.
Grace Neutral explores how a new generation of female creatives are kicking against ideas of beauty and identity in Brazil.
In our final episode of Beyond Beauty, Grace Neutral meets the Brazilian women fighting for expression in challenging surroundings and the individuals leading the charge against male objectification, revolutionising beauty norms in the process.
In our second episode of Beyond Beauty, Grace meets a brave new generation of young black women challenging racial discrimination - redefining São Paulo's beauty ideals through the Afro Hair Movement and reclaiming their cultural identity.
In i-D’s latest series of Beyond Beauty, tattoo artist and activist Grace Neutral is back exploring individual expressions of beauty. This time Grace travels to São Paulo, Brazil to investigate the tensions between the mainstream beauty standards and alt