hair week

Art

icelandic artist and björk collaborator shoplifter has a hair fetish

We step inside her tufted, rainbow-dyed world.
Nadja Sayej
6.23.17
Culture

10 iconic hair moments from movie history

From "Foxy Brown" to "Mommy Dearest," these are best 'dos to hit the screen.
Emily Kirkpatrick
6.22.17
Beauty

the high ponytail is pop culture's feminist weapon

A hairstyle full of contradictions.
Kelsey Lawrence
6.21.17
Art

this artist shaved her head to get back to her roots

Diana Chire’s body is her canvas, but not knowing her hair in its natural state left her feeling like cheat. So she turned it into art.
Clementine de Pressigny
6.21.17
Beauty

unseen cinematic portraits by hairstylist marki shkreli

Inspired by Sharon Tate and Antonioni movies, Marki Shkreli photographed tousle-haired heroines in magical soft-focus back when he was a rookie hair stylist. He reflects on how the images helped launch his career.
Alice Newell-Hanson
6.20.17
Beauty

life lessons from johanna fateman, former le tigre member and salon owner

The former electroclash queen and co-owner of NYC's oldest gender-neutral salon, Seagull, shares her tips for running a business — DIY style.
Kelsey Lawrence
6.20.17
Beauty

for solange collaborator shani crowe, braids are art

The artist and hairstylist elevates black feminine beauty through intentional symbolism.
Antwaun Sargent
6.20.17
Culture

the political importance of long-haired men

It’s a form of resistance.
Daniel Reynolds
6.19.17
Beauty

these intricate illustrations of black women’s hair promote self-love

Through digital drawings, artist Gerrel Saunders addresses the skewed beauty standards that still persist in black culture.
Zio Baritaux
6.19.17