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Music

Romy tells Korean musician Cifika about her plans for The xx

The Seoul artist just covered 'Lifetime', Romy's first solo single. Here, the duo talk finding inspiration and making happy-sad music for the club.
Songin
10.13.21
Fashion

Seoul photographer Cho Gi Seok captures a new age of Korean cool

One of the most in-demand young photographers discusses celebrating diversity within Korean identity.
Hyunji Nam
10.7.21
Music

LØREN wrote K-pop bangers. Now his grungy pop-punk is blowing up online

With songwriting credits across BLACKPINK's debut album, the Seoul musician and producer is going solo with his nostalgic sound.
E. Anderson
9.1.21
Photography

Powerful photos that explore male intimacy in South Korea

How photographer Lindsay Ryklief’s new series 'Boys of Seoul' helped him come to terms with his own identity.
MAKOTO KIKUCHI
8.6.21
Fashion

The Korean designer fusing Eastern and Western beauty ideals

pushBUTTON’s SS21 collection, presented at Seoul Fashion Week, is a colourful celebration of sartorial contrasts.
Mahoro Seward
11.5.20
Fashion

The Korean designer making clothes for an uncertain tomorrow

MAXXIJ's SS21 collection, presented at Seoul Fashion Week, is all about escaping the limits of lockdown.
Mahoro Seward
11.5.20
News

See inside Gucci’s art utopia in Seoul

Alessandro Michele is paying homage to South Korean culture with this new exhibition.
Douglas Greenwood
5.6.20
News

Seoul Fashion Week has been cancelled

It's the latest global fashion event affected by Coronavirus.
Jenna Mahale
2.25.20
Music

REI AMI: "It takes a serious mental toll to be told God hates you"

The SNOWCONE singer's sonic duality is indicative of her conflicting cultural background. Here, she unpacks that and shares new single RUNAWAY.
Taylor Glasby
2.19.20
Culture

7 Korean films to watch right now

'Parasite' has taken over the box office, but the country's innovative work in movies is nothing new.
Kristen Yoonsoo Kim
11.21.19
Fashion

6 korean brands to know from seoul fashion week

From newcomers like LLEE to classics like Demoo, here's the standout names from SS20.
Ryan White
10.22.19
Fashion

cruising in seoul with cottweiler

As the only international brand showcased at Seoul Fashion Week, the London-based elevated everyday reality wear label reimagined its autumn/winter 19 collection on an entirely Asian cast.
Steve Salter
3.26.19
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