Black

Culture

this black queer art show is changing the landscape for future generations

BBZ BLK BK: Alternative Graduation Show​ held space for ten recently graduated black queer artists to reclaim their time and re-contextualise their experiences.
Tamar Clarke-Brown
7.24.18
Fashion

why fashion needs to join the golden globes #metoo protest

The powerful Hollywood players behind Time's Up appear to be giving designers an ultimatum: condemn sexual harassment, or risk being boycotted.
Hannah Ongley
1.5.18
Art

​meet the queer artist deconstructing black masculinity

American photographer John Edmonds talks religious iconography, Mapplethorpe and the beauty of the absent.
Benoit Loiseau
12.23.16
Film

meet the breakout star of belgian cinema’s edgiest new film, 'black'

Channeling 'City of God,' 'La Haine,' and 'Blue Is the Warmest Color,' Martha Canga Antonio tackles immigrant identity and experience in this hotly tipped gang drama.
Colin Crummy
8.18.16
News

public school's maxwell osborne writes open letter to the fashion industry about black lives matter

'Fashion is always at its best when it looks outside of itself for inspiration and holds up a mirror to society,' the Public School and DKNY designer reminds us.
Hannah Ongley
7.15.16
Fashion

nasir mazhar goes back to black for fall/winter 16

As LC:M gets underway, Princess Julia speaks to Nasir Mazhar about his fall/winter 16 vision.
i-D Staff
Princess Julia
1.9.16
Culture

meet the 21-year-old photographer exploring society's perceptions of the black body

Ronan McKenzie's new exhibition considers contemporary views on black sexuality, prejudices and power.
Felicity Kinsella
12.15.15
Culture

cecile emeke explores cultural appropriation in new film ackee & saltfish

After going viral with her documentary series Strolling, filmmaker Cecile Emeke continued to explore the themes of gentrification and black culture in the diaspora of Dalston, in her latest film Ackee & Saltfish.
i-D Team
4.1.15
Fashion

public school's teachings from the black apple

Lighting up with a blackout, Public School are the crowned princes of New York menswear. Still dazed from the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Awards, the dynamic duo of darkness talk winning, Wintour and womenswear.
Stuart Brumfitt
12.18.13
Fashion

rick owens spring/summer 14

Rick Owens' step sorority sisters unleashed a tornado of energy onto the catwalk, stomping a refreshing beat that's still echoing around the industry and beyond.
i-D Team
Adam Fletcher
11.11.13