Culture

Take a trip to uncanny valley with sci-fi artist Esmay Wagemans

The Dutch creative -- whose work includes ultra-realistic body mouldings and a transparent top worn by Solange -- talks plastic surgery, cyborgs and the human desire for divinity.
Lianne Kersten
3.17.20
think piece

Instagram isn't doing enough to tackle pro-eating disorder content

Despite the platform's efforts at moderation, and the rise of body positivity content, pro-ana accounts are easy to find. Here's what can be done.
Lianne Kersten
1.8.20
Culture

unseen photos of new york's 90s drag and trans icons

Photographer Remsen Wolff's forgotten archive is finally being shown to the public.
Lianne Kersten
8.19.19
Photography

intimate photographs of the dancers at atlanta's magic city strip club

Hajar Benjida documents life behind the scenes at the legendary venue.
Lianne Kersten
7.22.19
Fotografie

yael laroes' unedited self-portraits explore the complexity of obesity

“Fat bodies are often tucked away. Not only by fat people themselves, but also by the media."
Lianne Kersten
7.8.19
Beauty

this 19-year-old takes make-up art to a whole new level

Cupid effortlessly transforms latex human ears, Swarovski brooches and damp baby hair into the wildest of beauty looks.
Lianne Kersten
6.20.19
Fashion

olaf hussein's new lookbook stars everyday new yorkers

The designer's team found the models on the streets of Harlem and The Bronx, and asked them on the spot to try on the collection.
Lianne Kersten
9.18.18
Photography

intimate photos of a tokyo couple on their first visit to a love hotel

Dutch photographer Mila van der Linden has a weakness for neon lights and societal taboos.
Lianne Kersten
11.15.17