GLENN O’BRIEN

Culture

glenn o’brien, laurie simmons, and ryan mcginley write about photos they love

'Dear Dave,' features personal essays on unpredictable photos from 25 creatives. In exclusive excerpts from issue 25, Ryan McGinley remembers exploring San Francisco with Sandy Kim, and Glenn O'Brien writes about the iconic silver interior of Warhol's...
Hannah Ongley
6.1.17
News

remembering new york legend glenn o'brien

The irreverent downtown superstar has sadly passed away. We take a look back at five of Glenn O'Brien's most iconic moments, from his Reagan-era mayoral bid to his intrepid ads for Barneys New York.
Hannah Ongley
4.7.17
Culture

baz luhrmann and glenn o'brien talk bowie and the bronx over tea

“I always wanted to be on ‘TV Party,’ your original show. Now I feel like I’m on ‘Tea Party’,” Australian director Baz Luhrmann joked with NYC luminary Glenn O’Brien over a cup of tea at the Beatrice Inn earlier this week. Their conversation was the...
Emily Manning
i-D Staff
9.16.16
News

what to watch on apple’s new fashion tv

How to make every week feel like fashion week.
i-D Staff
Taylor Ford
10.20.15
News

​petra collins and aaron rose create films for cos

They turn their lens on LA and NYC in films starring Glenn O’Brien, Jeffrey Deitch and Cherry Glazerr’s Clementine Creevy.
Stuart Brumfitt
1.27.15
Think Pieces

why blow up is still the ultimate fashion film

As i-D collaborates with Brooklyn’s Nitehawk Cinemas to present a screening of seminal 1966 fashion photography film Blow Up this weekend, NYC creative gem Glenn O’Brien takes a closer look at the Antonioni masterpiece.
Glenn O'Brien
1.20.15