Identity

united states of i-D

New York's Asian American creatives on the beauty and resilience of their community

Chella Man, Humberto Leon, Japanese Breakfast and more, tell us how the city's inspired them and their hopes for the future.
Eda Yu
5.19.21
Culture

Olivia Laing’s new book explores the body as a site for political activism

'The Lonely City' author's new book, ‘Everybody’, traces the roots of intersectional identity politics.
Charlie Porter
5.12.21
Fashion

Screwing with lingerie: these designers are making avant-garde undergarments

Fabian Kis-Juhasz, Freja Wesik and Niamh Galea are subverting lingerie to celebrate identity, sexuality, and trans and non-binary bodies of all sizes.
Zoë Kendall
4.14.21
Photography

Felipe Romero Beltrán captures young migrants coming-of-age in Seville

The photographer has spent lockdown visiting a group of Moroccan migrants as they explore their identities in a new country.
Emma Russell
4.13.21
Photography

These photos celebrate the beauty of queer Black masculinity

Photographer Clifford Prince King documents the quiet, tender moments of everyday life.
Juliana Ukiomogbe
2.1.21
Photography

Ira Lupu's intimate portraits of Ukrainian cam girls

'On Dreams and Screens' explores sexuality and identity, online and off, and how the virtual gaze seeps into our everyday lives.
Sarah Moroz
1.14.21
Culture

Lynne Tillman: "I don’t think I’ve ever redeemed a story or character"

The legendary author's latest novel, 'Men and Apparitions', is out in the UK today.
Charlie Porter
10.29.20
Photography

Artists Elliott Jerome Brown Jr. and Zalika Azim on exploring time, space and the Black body

The pair discuss self-portraiture, the importance of exhibiting art in the communities where it’s made and their latest exhibition at Welancora Gallery in Brooklyn.
Emma Russell
9.9.20
Culture

How Black diviners in the fashion industry balance creativity and magic

Whether training to be a priestess or tending to "witch duties", Porsche Little, Bria Scott and Akua Shabaka share the importance of their spiritual practice in everyday life.
Laura Pitcher
9.1.20
Music

Lewis Del Mar meditate on chaos and order in AUGUST

The experimental pop duo’s first album in four years is a psychedelic reflection on identity and our radical present.
E.R. Pulgar
8.31.20
Fashion

MASS is a cult jewellery label inspired by its designer's Vietnamese heritage

Stephanie Le's designs are about the idea of making peace with growing up as a minority.
Charlotte Agnew
7.31.20
Music

Inside Moses Sumney’s surreal, musical universe

The singer-songwriter sits down with Terence Nance to discuss self-directing music videos and the trouble with mining trauma to create art.
Nicole DeMarco
7.27.20
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