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’.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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...
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.
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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.
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.
inside hong kong's global art world
As the fourth edition of Art Basel rolls into a smog covered Hong Kong, we look inside the city's global, commercial art scene, for a place where east meets west.
tobias rehberger turns mcm’s hong kong flagship into dazzling art installation
We spoke to the German contemporary artist about revisiting Munich’s disco days for his collaboration with MCM during Art Basel Hong Kong.
c-pop: get to know the most popular musicians you've never heard of
As Chinese pop music slowly begins to invade Western culture, Hong Kong-born, London-raised musician Emma Moss (aka Emmy The Great) finally feels able to come out of the C-Pop closet. Discover the scene with i-D’s short film on China’s answer to Taylor...