Black Japanese youth discuss BLM and their experiences of racism
The East Asian nation is home to a sizeable Black diaspora, but the experiences of its members are rarely represented in Japan's cultural mainstream.
Tokyo model Megumu wants to help diversify Japan's beauty standards
Tired of the uniform industry she works in, Instagram fave Megumu shares her dreams of a business that respects the individuality of models.
An interview with Kyoto rapper Daichi Yamamoto
The Japanese-Jamaican artist discusses the BLM movement in Japan and his new EP.
Studio Ghibli have just revealed their new clothing line
The ultimate stan uniform is here!
10 things you need to know about gummyboy
His debut album 'The World of Tiffany' reminds us that Tokyo’s school of emo rap does, in fact, bang.
Inside the best cult vintage stores: Zen Source Clothing
Available by-appointment only, ZSC can be found somewhere between Tokyo's Harajuku and Shinjuku districts.
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.
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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.
Watch over 100 years of Japanese cinema with the BFI
Stream J-Horror, Anime and classic samurai movies as part of the BFI’s new digital season.
How Japan's creative community is dealing with isolation
Kiko Mizuhara, CHAI, Yuka Mizuhara, Imma, and more reflect on how COVID-19 is affecting them and their industries.
Cailin Hill Araki's quarantine in photos
See the Tokyo lockdown through Cailin’s eyes.
A fashionable ode to the intimacy of friendship
Remember hugging and holding hands? This Chad Moore fashion story highlights the physical and emotional closeness of friendship.