People-file is the street casting agency changing fashion from the inside out
Meet the Instagram modelling agency huge brands are turning to for interesting talent.
What does Sound of Metal mean to Deaf and hard of hearing audiences?
Riz Ahmed’s award-winning new feature is educational, but does it do enough for representation on and off screen?
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Only ‘diverse’ films can now be nominated for best picture at the Oscars
The Academy introduces a new diversity criteria to fight bias in its nominations, but how successful will it be?
The best beauty adverts from i-D's print archive
We asked Halima Olalemi, founder of @adarchives, to search our old issues for the most nostalgic beauty product adverts out there.
CFDA announces Black advisory board to promote inclusion in the fashion industry
The organisation says they’re committed to creating “systemic change” and amplifying Black voices.
Black people shouldn’t have to save white lives to earn their respect
With our deification of key workers, the trope of the noble, deserving minority risks undermining the wider struggle for justice.
Contact Models wants to disrupt the industry as we know it
By taking the casting process digitally and cutting out the middleman the young London-based platform want to empower their models.
These queer New York models are shaping fashion’s future
And they're all killing it with agencies that care.
Here’s how many women and people of colour are finally getting time on the big screen
In a depressingly unjust awards season, there are at least a few glimmers of hope.
Alva Claire: "Being at the epicentre of change is so exciting"
The Fenty approved-model shares how it felt to be part of Rihanna's monumental show.
Jill Kortleve: "Excluding people? I just don’t get it"
The Fenty-approved model talks to Rihanna about bringing some much-needed body diversity to the runway.
Ugbad Abdi: "In 2020, I'm leaving the pressure people put on me behind"
Rihanna quizzes the Somali-American model, who's been dubbed the breakout face of the season.