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8-ball celebrates its anniversary with an 8 month fundraiser

Community organizer and founder Lele Saveri tells i-D about the NYC arts nonprofit's first project, a tee with Come Tees and photographer Daniel Arnold.
Jack Sunnucks
2 days ago
Art

The art auction raising funds for the Asian American community

In response to the wave of anti-Asian racism sweeping the US, a new initiative seeks to support those in the diaspora hardest hit by the pandemic.
Mahoro Seward
4 days ago
Culture

3 viral Instagram artists explain what lies beyond the hype

From toilet paper heels to teacup bras: everyone is obsessed with Hanne Zaruma, Tamara Obukhova and Lisa Litovka's DIY creations.
Juule Kay
5.19.20
Culture

Meet the winners of the Brooklyn Museum's portrait competition

In light of Covid-19, the museum teamed up with Instagram to host a digital portrait exhibition, curated by Antwaun Sargent and judged by Chloe Wise, Chella Man and Quil Lemons.
Sara Radin
5.14.20
Culture

Bread on Earth is the art project sending sourdough starters across the US

Artist Lexie smith explores bread’s potential as a social, political, economic and ecological barometer.
Jack Sunnucks
5.11.20
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
Culture

The Nearness project is connecting young creatives in isolation

Two ex-Rookie Mag contributors have created an online community as a form of group art therapy.
Jenna Mahale
4.30.20
Culture

Send nudes: The Instagram accounts making NSFW art from people’s naked pics

A subculture of artists sketching nudes has emerged on Instagram. But are they all drawing on the same values?
Kyle MacNeill
4.24.20
News

i-D and ARTSTHREAD are launching a global graduate showcase initiative

Open to art and design students graduating in any discipline, located anywhere in the world, the Global Design Graduate Show 2020 is your chance to share your work with the world.
Mahoro Seward
4.24.20
Culture

This apple artist’s Instagram will change how you look at fruit

They say an apple a day keeps the doctor away, and New York-based photographer William Mullan is serving just that.
Jenna Mahale
4.23.20
News

Yayoi Kusama has written a poem to coronavirus telling it to disappear

The influential Japanese artist has responded to our global pandemic by having a few words with the virus. Honestly, mood.
Rolien Zonneveld
4.15.20
Culture

2 Lizards is a candid reflection of our new reality

The must-see Instagram videos by Meriem Bennani and Orian Barki perfectly encapsulate the COVID-era zeitgeist.
Paige Silveria
4.10.20
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