Hong Kong


cehryl on her new video 'satellite' and political unrest in hong kong

Following the removal of her artist visa, the L.A.-based musician was forced to return to her homeland during one of the city's most turbulent times.
Braudie Blais-Billie

these hong kong creatives aren't afraid to show off their ink

We meet five people on a mission to break the stigma around tattoo culture.
Emma Russell

merry lamb lamb is the hong kong synth star making music for introverts

Here are 10 things you need to know about her.
Frankie Dunn

how ka-man tse’s ‘narrow distances’ contemplates what it means to be seen

Announced as the recipient of the 2018 Aperture Portfolio Prize in December, we speak to Chinese-American artist and Parsons lecturer Ka-Man Tse about her award-winning project, ‘narrow distances’.
Ryan White

photography that celebrates a full-spectrum of asian masculinity

Alexandra Leese is a half-Chinese, half-English photographer, looking to dismantle tired stereotypes of Asian men with her imagery.
Ryan White

crazy japanese band wednesday campanella use wikipedia to help them write songs

They were the only Japanese act to play Tyler’s Camp Flog Gnaw festival and their frontwoman recently rolled across a sweaty Hong Kong crowd in a giant hamster ball. After the latter set, we met singer Kom_I for a chat over pastel-coloured mochi.
Douglas Greenwood

guram gvasalia on the next vetements pieces everyone will want

As DHL trucks delivered limited-edition hype must-haves and tongue-in-cheek souvenirs to a Hong Kong pop-up, we spoke to Guram Gvasalia about the Vetements fashion revolution hitting southeast Asia.
Douglas Greenwood
straight ups

meet the hong kong kids who queued for hours for the latest vetements drop

In celebration of Vetements’ flying visit to the city, we caught up with the crowd to chat through dream collaborators, their own personal love affairs with the brand and what they were hoping to pick up inside.
Douglas Greenwood

yat pit: hong kong’s funkiest fast fashion find

Designers Jason Mui and Onying Lai met through a mutual friend in Hong Kong; their “oracle”. Disenchanted with the culture around them, they came together in 2015 to form their irreverent and visionary young label, Yat Pit. Currently working on their...
Samantha Leese

joyce opens designer exhibition in hong kong

The world famous Hong Kong boutique relaunches with a fashion exhibition celebrating the designers integral to the history of the store.
Anders Christian Madsen

this is shanghai and hong kong, straight up!

i-D hit the streets in China’s most international cities to find out where the cool kids hang out, what they disagree with their parents’ generation about, and what freedom means under the rule of the Chinese government.
Charlotte Gush

​there's a chinese media blackout over the hong kong film awards best picture

A dystopian collection of shorts about the future of China claimed the main prize, but you wouldn't know that from reading local news sources.
Matthew Whitehouse