china

Photography

The photographer who convinced the world he was a Chinese ambassador

Tseng Kwong Chi collaborated with NY legends like Keith Haring, Andy Warhol and Jean-Michel Basquiat, and inspired artists like Ai Weiwei.
Miss Rosen
11.3.21
Fashion

WINDOWSEN is creating fantastical futuristic couture

Designer Sensen Lii tells i-D China about breaking the mold of what Chinese fashion is supposed to look like.
Qiuzi Zhang
Em Guo
7.14.21
straight ups

Inside Shanghai’s tight-knit skate scene

Four riders on how their busy city became China’s skateboarding mecca.
didi hu
4.10.21
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
Photography

Photos reflecting the quiet energy of Shanghai youth

Shot over two years, Tyler Q Durden's 'Volcano' series captures his friends in response to their ever-evolving world.
Briony Wright
1.17.21
Fashion

5 Highlights from Shanghai Fashion Week

Designers from RUI to Mayali explored both our turbulent times and an inte
Qiuzi Zhang
11.23.20
Music

These musicians are shaping China’s post-pandemic indie scene

A genre considered dead in the west is currently enrapturing the imaginations of millions across China. From Re-Tros to Chinese Football, these are the figures leading that charge.
Krish Raghav
10.13.20
Culture

5 young Chinese creatives discuss their mental health during the pandemic

Visual artists, musicians, promotors and DJs from across China share their personal experiences with mental health issues and some very good advice.
didi hu
10.9.20
Music

Shanghai boy wonder Charity SsB is a genre-bending scene staple

Meet him and experience his eclectic debut mixtape ‘NIC3 2 MEET U’ here.
Qiuzi Zhang
9.16.20
Music

Lay Zhang's euphoric Mandopop songs celebrate his Chinese roots

Fresh off the release of ‘LIT’, the M-pop star discusses his beloved Changsha and the evolution of his solo career.
LSB
8.13.20
Culture

6 Chinese creatives discuss their “New Normal”

Photographers, stylists and fashion designers tell us how COVID-19 has impacted their lives and their work.
Qiuzi Zhang
8.6.20
Fashion

Angel Chen is bringing the cultural wealth of modern China to the world

The Shenzhen-native designer and ‘Next in Fashion’ favourite shares her thoughts on digital fashion weeks, her time on the Netflix competition, and her new collaboration with Adidas Originals.
Mahoro Seward
7.22.20
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