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Culture

keala naihe wants to preserve the oceans for future generations

i-D talks to the artist and surfer about perpetuating his Hawaiian culture by caring for the land and advocating for clean water.
J.L. Sirisuk
4.23.19
In collaboration with Maison Margiela

how to live a radical existence, with fatima jamal

Fatima Jamal doesn’t care what anyone thinks of her. The American interdisciplinary artist has spent too long thwarting the jibes of those unlike her -- a queer, black, trans, femme woman -- to truly take note of her haters.
Douglas Greenwood
2.11.19
Fashion

korean artist lee bul on her lady dior bag re-envisioning

Inspired by dreams and their unattainability, Lee has a new take on the classic bag made famous by Princess Diana in the 90s. As we share an exclusive video about the artist and her vision of the Lady Dior bag, Lee speaks to i-D about the collaboration.
i-D Staff
12.18.17
News

frida kahlo’s amazing technicolour wardrobe is coming to the v&a

The 2018 exhibition will be the first time the artist’s clothes have been shown outside of Mexico.
Roisin Lanigan
9.6.17
Art

this artist shaved her head to get back to her roots

Diana Chire’s body is her canvas — not knowing her hair in its natural state left her feeling like cheat. So she turned it into art.
Clementine de Pressigny
6.22.17
Fashion

meet lily olsen, badass balenciaga-model, queer activist and metal-welding artist

The Connecticut-born artist and model is Vetements and Balenciaga stylist Lotta Volkova's latest muse.
Georgia Graham
9.21.16
Art

​the inside story of kanye’s famous exhibition

The director of the gallery who hosted Yeezy’s living, breathing, nude celebrity sculpture opens up to i-D about staging the rapper’s controversial foray in contemporary art.
Nadja Sayej
9.1.16
Art

vetements model by day, Dystopian performance artist by night

Get to know the half French, half Palestinian London based artist as he explores the human condition.
Tish Weinstock
6.2.16
Culture

artist ​illma gore on gendered myths and drawing donald trump’s penis

We meet the artist behind the most controversial artwork of the year.
Tish Weinstock
3.31.16
Culture

from anti rape cloaks to page 3 models sarah maple’s art will shock you

Ahead of her forthcoming exhibition, I Disagree With What You Say, we catch up with the artist to talk sex, race, and what it means to be a woman.
Tish Weinstock
3.30.16
Art

five artists to watch from miami art week

Discover artists outside of the Art Basel arena, scouted from NADA, Scope, Pulse, and Untitled.
Sarah Owen
12.9.15
Art

technicolour dreaming with jack coulter: meet the 21-year-old artist with synesthesia

Jack Coulter has synesthesia, and he’s turning his condition into magical multi-coloured paintings.
Tish Weinstock
12.4.15
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