Kazumi Asamura Hayashi

Fashion

Kiko Mizuhara as you've never seen her before

The Japanese model and actor discusses reconnecting with nature and her deep love of diving.
Kazumi Asamura Hayashi
9.29.22
straight ups

Takashi Homma photographs Tokyo's resilient young queer community

The legendary photographer captures 9 young LGBTQ locals as they discuss the evolution of the city's scene, and what still needs to change.
Kazumi Asamura Hayashi
7.25.22
Photography

Huang Jiaqi’s photographs blur the lines between fashion, art and eroticism

See the Chinese photographer's self portraits shot for i-D.
Kazumi Asamura Hayashi
2.4.21
Fashion

Seoul’s young future shapers are forming a more enlightened post-pandemic city

Seven South Korean creatives discuss their predictions, hopes and dreams.
Kazumi Asamura Hayashi
1.15.21
Fashion

Virgil Abloh brings Louis Vuitton Men’s SS21 collection to Japan

As fashion is forced to change it’s habits, Virgil Abloh has set sail on a round the world trip, latterly the LV anchor in Tokyo.
Kazumi Asamura Hayashi
9.11.20
i-Cons

The late Kansai Yamamoto: “The world needs that sort of ‘power’ only I possess”

With the sad news of his passing, we look back to our interview in 2017 with the Japanese designer, in which he discussed his designs for David Bowie, Louis Vuitton and his message for a new generation.
Kazumi Asamura Hayashi
7.30.20
Photography

Harley Weir photographs Japan's host clubs

In this series from the archives of i-D Japan the British photographer captures Japanese nightclubs where women pay men for company.
Kazumi Asamura Hayashi
5.22.20
Music

Takanori Iwata: "I wanna be a beacon for someone"

We’re diving into the archives of i-D Japan and throwing back to our 2019 cover story with the multi talented actor, dancer and J-Pop superstar.
Michiyo Nishimori
3.12.20
Fashion

kei ninomiya's noir is reinventing gothic romance

Launching his label in 2012 at just 28, Kei became the youngest designer to have ever been entrusted with a brand by Comme des Garçons. Here, he discusses his vision and creative process.
Kazumi Asamura Hayashi
11.4.19
Fashion

an interview with the late, great azzedine alaïa 

Shortly before his death, we traveled to Azzedine Alaïa’s Paris studio for lunch to talk about the importance of home.
Kazumi Asamura Hayashi
11.27.17
Fashion

an interview with the late, great azzedine alaïa 

Shortly before his death, we traveled to Azzedine Alaïa’s Paris studio for lunch to talk about the importance of home.
Kazumi Asamura Hayashi
11.27.17
Fashion

“i might not always look it, but i’m actually extremely strong-willed” – nana komatsu

From the catwalk to the big screen, Nana Komatsu is Japan’s latest international star.
Kazumi Asamura Hayashi
10.6.17
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