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Fashion

5 Highlights from Shanghai Fashion Week

Designers from RUI to Mayali explored both our turbulent times and an inte
Qiuzi Zhang
11.23.20
Music

These musicians are shaping China’s post-pandemic indie scene

A genre considered dead in the west is currently enrapturing the imaginations of millions across China. From Re-Tros to Chinese Football, these are the figures leading that charge.
Krish Raghav
10.13.20
Culture

5 young Chinese creatives discuss their mental health during the pandemic

Visual artists, musicians, promotors and DJs from across China share their personal experiences with mental health issues and some very good advice.
didi hu
10.9.20
Music

Shanghai boy wonder Charity SsB is a genre-bending scene staple

Meet him and experience his eclectic debut mixtape ‘NIC3 2 MEET U’ here.
Qiuzi Zhang
9.16.20
Music

Lay Zhang's euphoric Mandopop songs celebrate his Chinese roots

Fresh off the release of ‘LIT’, the M-pop star discusses his beloved Changsha and the evolution of his solo career.
LSB
8.13.20
Culture

6 Chinese creatives discuss their “New Normal”

Photographers, stylists and fashion designers tell us how COVID-19 has impacted their lives and their work.
Qiuzi Zhang
8.6.20
Fashion

Angel Chen is bringing the cultural wealth of modern China to the world

The Shenzhen-native designer and ‘Next in Fashion’ favourite shares her thoughts on digital fashion weeks, her time on the Netflix competition, and her new collaboration with Adidas Originals.
Mahoro Seward
7.22.20
i-D Asia

See photos of Shanghai's first ballroom night

Voguing Shanghai is ushering in a new era of LGBTQ+ youth culture in China's largest city.
Qiuzi Zhang
7.15.20
News

An exhibition of Ren Hang’s rebellious nudes is opening in Italy

A mix of the late Chinese artist’s photography and poetry is coming to the Tuscan city of Prato in August.
i-D Staff
7.1.20
Culture

9 Shanghai residents on life after lockdown

In one of China's most populated city restrictions are being eased, people are back at work, and stores and nightclubs have reopened — but life is still very different.
Amber Akilla
5.18.20
News

Hong Kong activists are using Animal Crossing to continue protesting in lockdown

In response, China has cracked down on sales of the game. Just wait until Tom Nook hears about this.
Jenna Mahale
4.14.20
Fashion

Susan Fang’s surreal bubble accessories remind us that nature connects us all

The designer’s latest collection takes us on a journey into the mountains of Xinjiang, in Northwest China.
Laura Pitcher
3.31.20
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