what do we mean when we say ‘auntie’?
A new exhibition is an attempt to add depth and understanding to the colloquialism.
stephen shames photographed everyday life within the black panther party
After meeting Bobby Seale at a college protest, Shames became the official photographer of the Black Panther Party, capturing its struggles and moments of stillness.
sory sanlé captured the eclectic youth culture of newly free burkina faso
The year the country won independence in 1960, Sanlé opened a photo studio, where teens would flock to have their portraits taken in a mélange of traditional costumes and modish street clothes.
photographing the long-haired, lovestruck students of 70s oxford
Paddy Summerfield’s new book, The Oxford Pictures 1968-1978, captures the bittersweet aftermath of student debauchery, complete with new-dawn kisses, trailing feather boas, and the loneliness of growing up.
danny lyon's iconic civil rights era photographs are more relevant than ever
Some of the most powerful photographs of the Civil Rights Era are by photographer and activist Danny Lyon. Last week at the Whitney Museum, Lyon sat down with his longtime friend, congressman John Lewis, to discuss a new retrospective of his...
renegade photographer dennis hopper's vision of 60s hollywood
Dennis Hopper acted in Rebel Without a Cause, directed Easy Rider, and also took photographs of his friends Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein and Jasper Johns.
remember when today was tomorrow: in the studio with john dunbar
John Dunbar is the artist who defined Swinging London's trippy aesthetic, took acid with John Lennon and married Marriane Faithfull. Ahead of his retrospective at London's England & Co gallery, i-D meets the artist and obsessive documentarian.
elaine constantine is keeping the faith with her new film on the northern soul scene
‘’Don’t come on the dance floor until you fucking know what this is,’’ cries photographer and filmmaker Elaine Constantine, ‘’because you don’t deserve it.’’ Not just a genre of music, but a code to live by, Northern Soul was either something you...
David Bailey creates memorable images. Over his 50-year career, the British born photographer has amassed a culture-defining collection of portraits of fashion and music's most famous faces, which are now part of a major exhibition, sponsored by Hugo...