Jane Helpern

News

watch kenzo's powerful new campaign film by lemonade director kahlil joseph

Music Is My Mistress stars activists, musicians and award winning actors in an "unfolding drama across cultures, space, and time."
Jane Helpern
2.22.17
Music

the stories behind your favorite 90s music videos, from nirvana to no doubt

From Gwen Stefani’s polka-dot dress in Don’t Speak to Nirvana’s suits in In Bloom, we get the scoop on how costume designer Nancy Steiner designed a generation.
Jane Helpern
12.12.16
Culture

meet nancy steiner, hollywood's indie queen of costuming

The veteran costume designer on the golden age of music videos, collaborating with Sofia Coppola, working on the new Twin Peaks, and Hollywood pay gaps.
Jane Helpern
12.12.16
Fashion

how nikia phoenix is changing the beauty game for black women

The outspoken beauty activist of gets real about race in the beauty and modeling industries, including what the hell Kanye was thinking when he called for “multiracial women only.”
Jane Helpern
10.5.16
Beauty

can underwear brands truly be empowering?

Following renewed backlash against the Angel fantasy, we take a look at the strides being made by a few bold brands in creating functional, beautiful, inclusive underwear that serves all women’s bodies.
Jane Helpern
4.20.16
Fashion

kenya kinski-jones on animal rights activism and the power of grimes

Despite her film and music world ties, the emerging model has always been more interested in horses than Hollywood.
Jane Helpern
3.25.16
Culture

this feminist photo gallery is reclaiming cute

Ashley Armitage, the photographer behind the Instagram account @ladyist, discusses her next project, an intersectional online space showcasing the work of her friends.
Jane Helpern
2.9.16
Music

how mariah carey became the queen of christmas

Charting Mimi’s rise from 90s pop star to holiday icon.
Jane Helpern
12.21.15
Culture

the irl revolution: how friendship is moving offline

As Facebook fatigue sets in, we examine the ways in which millennials and Generation Z are finding fun offline, from co-living communes to phone bans.
Jane Helpern
11.24.15
Beauty

why gen z won't stand for retouching

From Hollywood stars to independent photographers attitudes are changing to excessive Photoshopping and the pursuit of impossible beauty goals.
Jane Helpern
11.4.15
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why generation z are deleting their social media accounts and going offline

Join Lena Dunham and Jaden Smith in the new exodus toward IRL experience.
Jane Helpern
10.12.15
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mick rock is the man who shot david bowie

We speak to legendary photographer Mick Rock about documenting the birth of Ziggy Stardust.
Jane Helpern
9.10.15
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