Culture

Culture

The world’s first virtual idols were really weird

Before Hatsune Miku and aespa, the 90s and 00s saw a slew of cyber creations coming for IRL stars' crowns, like Kyoko Date, E-Cyas and T-Babe. 
Frankie Dunn
26 minutes ago
movies

10 great 90s horror movies (that aren’t Scream)

Here are a few hidden gems of horror from the 1990s, from a hallucinogenic trip gone wrong to an ancient bloodsucking beetle.
Douglas Greenwood
a day ago
Fashion

Six optimistic trends from Australian Fashion Week 2021

It might be winter over here but fun and energy still reign.
Sarah Pritchard
4 days ago
Photography

Four young skaters discuss coming of age in Hong Kong

Photographer Roni Ahn introduces us to a creative generation fighting to find their voice.
Frankie Dunn
4 days ago
Culture

Help! I'm obsessed with... this Sims version of the Spirited Away bathhouse

There's something very satisfying about watching other people build your fave Studio Ghibli worlds on The Sims 4.
Frankie Dunn
4 days ago
Culture

Forget dating apps & find love on niche cultural interest sites

Movie fans connecting over a shared appreciation of their fave films. Bookworms bonding on Goodreads. Is this the wholesome future of dating we all need?
Hannah Ziegler
6.11.21
Culture

10 great 90s coming-of-age movies (that aren’t Clueless)

Because as cool as Cher Horowitz is, change is always good.
Douglas Greenwood
6.4.21
Culture

The most iconic mafia wife fashion moments

From Karen Hill to Carmela Soprano, these women walked so that TikTok influencers of 2021 could run.
Jessica White
6.4.21
Culture

Heidi, Audrina and Spencer discuss what was actually real on The Hills

To celebrate the show's 15 year anniversary, relive the chaos with this oral history.
Lexi Lane
6.3.21
Culture

Writer Mimi Zhu on how to be soft with ourselves

The LA-based Chinese-Australian writer and community organizer on building their digital platform as a mental health resource.
Ashley Tyner
6.1.21
Culture

Illustrator Grace Miceli on mental health, sobriety and How to Deal

The colourful drawings in @artbabygirl's new book explore anxiety, depression, fear and the nature of growing up, reminding us that we’re not alone.
Sara Radin
5.31.21
Culture

Arca on the queer, life-affirming joy of cruising

The era-defining musician tells i-D about how the act is “a life impulse” and her starring turn in Calvin Klein’s latest #proudinmycalvins campaign.
Mahoro Seward
5.26.21
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