Sharon Thiruchelvam

Culture

as grime and folklore collide, this is future england

A new short film imagines future traditions through a lens of contemporary culture.
Sharon Thiruchelvam
6.22.16
Music

rage, power and protest with fatima al-qadiri

The musician’s second solo album, Brute, takes on police brutality and systemic oppression, without even uttering a word.
Sharon Thiruchelvam
3.7.16
Art

dean blunt talks art, transcendental meditation and how atlanta could be a paradise

​On the back of his latest gallery show at Cubitt, Dean Blunt gives i-D a rare interview.
Sharon Thiruchelvam
2.22.16
Art

metahaven are ​making propaganda to fight propaganda

The radical Dutch design studio Metahaven talk art, reality and the internet in their first feature length documentary, The Sprawl.
Sharon Thiruchelvam
2.11.16
Film

​revisiting bamboozled, spike lee’s satire on race and representation

As it turns 15, we take another look at Spike Lee's most contentious and prophetic film.
Sharon Thiruchelvam
12.14.15
Culture

prison, politics and putin: pussy riot’s masha updates on the revolution

We catch up with Pussy Riot-er Masha (Maria Alekhina) as she takes over Shoreditch's Village Underground alongside Thurston Moore, The Jack Wood and Scofferlane, to publicise Zona.Media, an NGO and independent voice in the Russian media.
Sharon Thiruchelvam
7.3.15
Music

pussy riot and thurston moore to perform london show tomorrow night

Pussy Riot are presenting an impromptu guerrilla gig of political speech and post-punk music with Thurston Moore.
Sharon Thiruchelvam
6.30.15
Art

playing safe in the brutalist playground with assemble

Dropped in the spotlight last month with a surprise nomination for the 2015 Turner Prize, East London architecture collective Assemble are set to open their first ever gallery show. A tongue-in-cheek homage to demolished Brutalist playgrounds and...
Sharon Thiruchelvam
6.9.15
News

​agnes martin retrospective opens at tate modern

One of London’s biggest summer art blockbusters opens today – here’s i-D’s take.
Sharon Thiruchelvam
6.3.15
Art

creation, collection and magnificent obsessions at the barbican

The Barbican's new exhibition takes on the relationship between collecting and creating.
Sharon Thiruchelvam
2.12.15
Film

5 things we learned from Inherent Vice

The auteur extraordinaire PT Anderson's new film, Inherent Vice is an LA surf-noir unspooling in madcap spirals.
Sharon Thiruchelvam
1.30.15
News

extreme footwear at the v&a: beyond the pleasure principle

The V&A are taking on extreme footwear for its 2015 summer fashion show Shoes: Pleasure and Pain
Sharon Thiruchelvam
12.4.14