Photos of free-spirited California surfers living a nomadic lifestyle
After moving to Venice Beach during the pandemic, photographer Matthew Brookes used a camera to discover his new neighborhood.
Photos of LA's East Side in the 90s
Gregory Bojorquez's 'Eastsiders' offers a multi-faceted portrait of family and community, love and loss.
A poignant portrait of American youth in the 00s
Photographer Nick Haymes' new book captures both the beautiful moments and the tragedy that a group of Californian friends went through.
united states of i-D
Black Sand is the California surf crew fighting for justice on the water
Brick, Gage and Tre’lan met through their mutual love of surfing. Now they’re determined to change the status quo of LA’s white-washed surf culture.
20 years of Dogtown and Z-Boys: “It documented a revolution.”
In the mid-70s, a group of California kids changed skateboarding forever. Here, they discuss life since the cult 2001 doc that told their story.
Mimi Plumb captures the beauty of growing up in 1970s suburban California
“We wandered around the Walnut Festival, hiding in corners, smoking cigarettes, looking for stuff to do."
Watch Inner Wave's new dreamy desert music video
The LA-based indie rockers premiere the surreal visual for Oof, shot by Phillip Youmans.
Wilbert L. Cooper
these latinx artists used protest posters as a vibrant form of resistance
A new show explores the work that came out of East LA's Self Help Graphics Studio.
photographer colin dodgson invites the public into his childhood home for a new exhibit
The i-D collaborator returns to Oxnard, California for 'Open House,' starting September 1.
california has become the first state to ban discrimination based on natural hair
In a landmark bill, the state has prohibited employers from enforcing rules that disproportionately impact black Americans.
america's real 'savages' were presidents, generals, priests, and, yes, even nuns
How Native Americans were systematically stripped of their culture, and why it's invaluable that the youth reconnect.
california joins the fight against hair discrimination
A proposed bill known as the 'Crown Act' would finally make discriminatory grooming rules illegal.