Dean Kissick

Beauty

the most out-there looking japanese beauty machines

Some appear ridiculous, some should be imported here ASAP
Dean Kissick
10.2.18
Art

the best young artist-run spaces and galleries in los angeles

LA is paradise of youthful creativity right now.
Dean Kissick
12.4.17
Think Pieces

the i-D guide to los angeles

From relaxing to juicing, drugs to supermarkets, and yes, tacos and driving, lose yourself in the hyperreal beauty and surreal fantasy of Los Angeles.
Dean Kissick
9.28.17

​i-D book club: the idiot

​Elif Batuman's debut novel is a thrilling piece of coming-of-age autofiction. It's the ideal kind of story for our #fakenews ere; an era in which we all tell carefully edited, largely dishonest stories about ourselves.
Dean Kissick
5.2.17
Review

​the i-D guide to documenta 14

Oh god not another art biennial? Oh yes, it’s another guide to yet another art biennial! Dean Kissick reports from Athens.
Dean Kissick
4.18.17
Culture

i-D book club: pachinko

Fall in love with this grand, emotional soap opera about the Korean diaspora in Japan spanning four generations.
Dean Kissick
3.13.17
Culture

i-D book club: uncovering the post-brexit landscape of ali smith’s new novel, autumn

A current look at Britain and its relationship with the rest of the world following the events of last summer, Autumn runs on into the beginning of November and finishes shortly before the US election.
Dean Kissick
2.7.17
Film

hopper penn is a hollywood star in the making

Hopper Penn is the son of Sean Penn and Robin Wright, takes his name from Dennis Hopper, loves skateboarding and pizza, and has survived a near death experience as a teen to become one of Hollywood’s fastest rising young stars.
Dean Kissick
12.19.16
fake news

2016 the year of... bad language

It’s been a surprising year in politics with victories for the right in the EU referendum and the US election that few saw coming, and because of this political lexicon has dominated word of the year lists. Here are the words that have defined the new...
Dean Kissick
12.15.16
Culture

why a new magical counter culture is emerging

Paganism’s making a comeback in art and fashion, via Los Angeles crystal shops and psychedelic journeys of self-discovery.
Dean Kissick
10.10.16
Art

the i-D guide to talking about modern art

Stuck at an after-Frieze party this week? Want to pretend you know what you’re talking about? Read on…
Dean Kissick
10.6.16
Identity

in 2016, it's not about where you're from, it's where you're local

Today so many of us come from all over the world, and live in numerous locations during our lifetimes, rightly calling each one of them home. If we limit people to only being from the place they were born, are we denying them their true identities...
Dean Kissick
7.20.16
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