i-d japan

Photography

Harley Weir photographs Japan's host clubs

In this series from the archives of i-D Japan the British photographer captures Japanese nightclubs where women pay men for company.
Kazumi Asamura Hayashi
5.22.20
Beauty

Starry-eyed beauty looks from the archives of i-D Japan

This Peter Philips beauty special will leave you with stars in your eyes and love on your lips.
i-D Staff
5.14.20
Fashion

Michiko Kitamura: "I was almost always the only woman on the job"

The pioneering Japanese stylist reflects on her career and offers some advice for the next generation.
Kazumi Asamura Hayashi
5.11.20
Fashion

From the archives: Mario Sorrenti captures Yuka Mannami

We're throwing back to 2016, when the acclaimed photographer captured the Japanese model on the verge of stardom.
i-D Staff
5.8.20
Music

KOM_I: "I have a longing for androgyny"

In this interview from the archives, the lead singer and face of Japanese musical project Wednesday Campanella explores her gender identity.
Neo Iida
5.5.20
Fashion

From the archives: Petra Collins and Serena Motola in Tokyo

A dreamlike afternoon spent wandering the quiet backstreets of Tokyo.
i-D Team
4.30.20
Music

Kohh: "It's a pain in the ass to write, so I'll just sing"

We're diving into the archives and revisiting this interview with the enigmatic Japanese rapper and Frank Ocean collaborator.
Masashi Yoshida
4.16.20
Music

Takanori Iwata: "I wanna be a beacon for someone"

We’re diving into the archives of i-D Japan and throwing back to our 2019 cover story with the multi talented actor, dancer and J-Pop superstar.
Michiyo Nishimori
3.12.20
Fashion

open-hearted (and underwater) with michèle lamy

Artist, shaman, businesswoman: trying to define Michèle Lamy remains impossible, and perhaps it would not be fair or respectful to do so.
Gloria Maria Cappelletti
11.21.18
Fashion

into a dream: nana komatsu on the cover of i-D japan's new issue

Shot by Harley Weir and styled Julia Sarr Jamois, Japanese actress and model Nana Komatsu is the cover star of i-D Japan's The Original Issue. Originate, don't imitate!
i-D Japan
4.6.18
straight ups

6 japanese actors to watch

The next gen of Tokyo cinema talent talk personal expression and the biggest challenges they face.
i-D Japan
10.25.17
i-d japan

the future feels like now

Embrace joy with i-D Japan's new issue, as Amy Troost and Alastair McKimm shoot the bright young faces of today and tomorrow.
i-D Japan
10.18.17
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