Germany

Culture

Under red umbrellas, Germany's sex workers are fighting for fair treatment

In Berlin, sex workers are taking to the streets in protest of a proposed change in the law that will put them in jeopardy.
Anna Tehabsim
3.5.20
Film

'Activist popcorn cinema' is the new film genre we didn't know we needed

Keep your eyes peeled for Faraz Shariat’s sensual semi-autobiographical debut, 'No Hard Feelings'.
Michael-Oliver Harding
2.27.20
Photography

the photographer using softness to challenge hatred

After hearing of multiple homophobic attacks occurring in her new home of Arles, France, young German photographer Celine Yasemen began ‘21 Gram’, a series rooted in softness, love and compassion.
Ryan White
5.22.19
Culture

these photos capture the wild, queer nightlife scene of 80s hamburg

Hamburg's Front was not just a club, but a space for people to live their truth and freedom. We had a chat with former resident DJ Klaus Stockhausen about rave culture and finding “the real deal.”
Juule Kay
12.6.18
Photography

meet the young photographers shaping berlin’s creative scene

A Berlin's Ostkreuzschule für Fotografie, i-D asks seven graduate students how they stand out in today's image-saturated world.
Juule Kay
10.22.18
Music

gaddafi gals is the only german rap trio you need in 2018

We premiere the group's video for 'The Death of Papi,' shot on a former soviet training ground in East Germany.
Nick Fulton
1.18.18
Gender

rethinking masculinity – beyond stereotypes

'New Masculinity' is an exhibition by Berlin-based art collective 'Curated By Girls', which brings together the work of four young photographers attempting to challenge conventional ideas of what it means to be male.
Juule Kay
11.9.17
Culture

5 african-german women on natural hair and cultural appropriation

What does hair have to do with self-acceptance? What needs to change to stop the pressure for women to have straight hair? We head to Berlin to talk confidence and cornrows in the German capital.
i-D Staff
Naomie Chokoago
6.21.17
News

in germany, no finally means no

The decision to pass a new law on consent was nearly unanimous.
Annie Armstrong
7.8.16
News

why was this trans artist's portrait banned in germany?

'The real issue is transphobia,' Cassils wrote in response after a German company deemed her powerful photo 'sexist.'
Hannah Ongley
5.13.16
Culture

photographing the sadness and camaraderie of teenage refugees in germany

In her series 'Toleration,' Stefanie Zofia Schulz captures the daily life of families stuck in the asylum-seeker housing system.
Sarah Moroz
4.6.16
Culture

enter pepper levain’s wonderful queer world

Photographer Pepper Levain documents queer scenes around the world, as a homage to the colorful people who live to express their freedom.
Osia Katsidou
1.27.16
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