16 incredible albums you might have missed so far in 2020
As we hit the halfway mark on the year, here are some musical gems -- released from January to June -- that may have slipped under your radar.
Watch this livestream from Tbilisi’s techno clubs
To combat venue closures and lacking government support, Georgia’s best-loved clubs, including Bassiani, are uniting to raise funds for creatives hard-hit by the pandemic.
Photographing Tbilisi creatives challenging the status quo through style
Piet Oosterbeek went to the conservative capital to explore how its youth express themselves sartorially.
netflix threatens to boycott the state of georgia over controversial abortion bill
The streaming giant has become the first major Hollywood studio to speak out against America’s battle over abortion rights.
meet the faces of tbilisi's legendary techno club
Nearly six months after the 'rave revolution' that made Bassiani famous, i-D spoke to the young ravers about their hopes for the future.
intimate photos of tblisi's young queer community
Georgian photographer Lasha Fox offers a radical take on gender, sexuality, and bodies: “I really had to smash down the macho beauty ideal.”
dancing for freedom in tbilisi
At the weekend, Georgian youth threw a protest rave outside Parliament after armed police stormed a Tbilisi nightclub. Following the protest, i-D talked to Tbilisi’s creative youth about what happened, and what's next.
deeper than demna: this is georgia's next generation
Welcome to Tbilisi, through the eyes of its new guard of beauties.
peyton fulford captures her nonconformist friend group in the deep south
“We grew up in the Deep South, and it’s not an inclusive area.”
meet the 25-year-old designer behind georgia's next buzzy brand
25-year-old designer on the Demna effect, Eastern European optimism, and the appeal of ill-fitting suits
beyond vetements: get to know the other designers in georgian fashion’s new wave
While all eyes are on Demna Gvasalia, a major fashion shift is happening in his native Georgia. Here’s the design talents you need to know about.
a tbilisi diary: documenting a city on the cusp of change
After leaving his native Georgia three years ago for Berlin, photographer George Nebieridze finally worked his way through his archive of old images to reveal a city that doesn’t exist anymore, and a scene that changed beyond recognition.