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News

Loewe’s new Pride campaign honours Divine’s legacy

The limited edition collection is a celebration of “the filthiest woman alive”.
Roisin Lanigan
6.23.20
Culture

Abdu Ali is creating space for radical black artists

The Baltimore musician's new event series brings POC creatives together to celebrate their history and fight the white supremacist capitalist patriarchy.
Wilbert L. Cooper
11.20.19
Music

tt the artist is the baltimore club queen bringing women to the front

Whether she's running a feminist record label or painting 'Black pop art,' TT won't be confined to one discipline.
Sarah Gooding
11.20.18
Music

you need to listen to baltimore hardcore band turnstile

With an average of eight words per song, you’ll be singing along in no time!
Hattie Collins
2.16.18
screen

'step' is a riveting teenage dance film for the black lives matter movement

Amanda Lipitz's dance documentary 'STEP' shows how high school girls in Baltimore are using dance to turn their lives around.
Hannah Ongley
8.3.17
Music

fka twigs shares new documentary capturing her baltimore dance project

The film follows Twigs as she brings a community of fans together to dance in Baltimore, cutting through the media's negative stereotypes about the area.
Ryan White
12.7.16
Music

​fka twigs is hosting a free dance workshop in baltimore today

Twigs will be selecting dancers from the workshop to perform in her show tomorrow.
Lula Ososki
7.19.16
Culture

​john waters supports black lives matter activist for baltimore mayor

The Pope of Trash endorses DeRay Mckesson in a new video, explaining why he thinks the young black activist is the best choice for Baltimore.
Charlotte Gush
3.30.16
Culture

​balti gurls are unpicking the politics of black women in art

The Baltimore-based art collective share their experiences of being black women in the art world today.
Tish Weinstock
1.21.16
Music

​rihanna wanted to perform a free #blacklivesmatter gig

Police emails reveal that she intended to walk alongside protesters and perform in Baltimore, but didn’t get a permit.
Charlotte Gush
7.29.15
Photography

baltimore's hon fest is the ultimate ode to john waters style

Each year Baltimore’s Hampden neighborhood plays host to Hon Fest, an annual celebration of the beehives, cat eyes, and 60s girl gang flavor that make the city so unique. A slang term of endearment, “hon” often harkens back to Baltimore’s gritty glamor...
i-D Staff
6.19.15
Film

john waters on j-lo, rei kawakubo, bad taste and huge hair

Jo-Ann Furniss meets the enfant terrible of cinema, the punk before punk, and the ‘filth elder’ of film, John Waters.
Jo-Ann Furniss
6.8.15
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