dvs talks weird rap
NYC-based rapper and self-proclaimed mutant DVS talks about his upcoming mixtape, 'DVTV,' and the line between innovation and assholery.
olfactory curator chandler burr on treating perfume as art
Chandler Burr is the world’s only curator of olfactory art. That is, he mounts international exhibitions that deal with scent as an art form.
meet bushwick cyberpunx ONWE
Brooklyn-based post-punk trio ONWE aren’t afraid of using their music to challenge socio-economic inequality, gender roles, and the impacts of the Internet.
tei shi makes music for mermaids
Tei Shi (aka Valerie Teisher) is the Buenos Aires-born, Vancouver-raised, New York-based singer winning over the city with her lithe vocals and ethereal pounding bass, just don't describe it as R&B.
an optimist on planet suck: aaron maine of porches takes us into the cosmos
Enter the world of Porches, a musical journey through New York City's streets, following a restless protagonist called Ronald Paris. Front man Aaron Maine wrote Slow Dance in the Cosmos, the band’s debut album, during his transition to the city.
simon collins' heart will always be with parsons
As Simon Collins nears the end of his innovative tenure as Dean of Fashion at Parsons, he reminisces, looks to the future and cherishes the spirit of the school.
why tennessee thomas thinks vintage can change the world
Tennessee Thomas’ Deep End Club is a trippy time warp of flower-power peace and protest. Boasting an impressive range of late-60s, early-70s apparel, books, posters, records and miscellanea, the shop turned activist clubhouse encourages rebellion.
what mark gonzales does when he’s not skating
As most New Yorkers know by now, the MoMA PS1 ninth annual NY Art Book Fair opens today and runs all weekend at the Long Island City outpost. Presented by Printed Matter, it’s the world’s best one-stop-shop for artists’ books, zines, catalogues...
Industry Insi-Der: Fashion’s Secret Weapon Lars Nord
With New York Fashion Week fast approaching, i-D goes behind the scenes to talk to our favourite industry insiders who've been defining and reshaping fashion for decades behind the scenes. We talk to tailor Lars Nord, who is what you could call a...
kitty cash makes your new favorite mixtapes
With the recent release of her 29-track 'Love the Free II', DJ Kitty Cash has elevated the mixtape game to a level our 13-year-old cassette-recording selves could only dream of. Featuring original compositions and collaborations from Dev Hynes, Willow...
Jake Hoffman talks addiction, rock n’ roll, and calling Dustin “dad”
When his fellow first graders were learning maths and guarding against cooties outbreaks, Jake Hoffman was studying the sets of his father’s Academy Award winning films. But with the recent premiere of his first feature length film Asthma, it’s clear...
bridey elliot is not a hipster brat
Bridey Elliott is one of a new wave of brash, bold New York comic actresses who don’t wait around for life to happen to them. Taking on the role of Harper in Charles Rogers and Sarah-Violet Bliss’s SXSW Grand Jury Award winning film Fort Tilden, Bridey...