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
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.
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.
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.
From the archives: Petra Collins and Serena Motola in Tokyo
A dreamlike afternoon spent wandering the quiet backstreets of Tokyo.
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.
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.
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
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!
6 japanese actors to watch
On personal expression and the biggest challenges they face.
for these tokyo athletes, the street is their stage
A new approach to performance and the body, from Parkour to dance.
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.