Photographing the everyday style & theatre of 80s Tokyo
An unsung master photographer, Issei Suda found mystery in the mundane and poetry in the prosaic.
Takashi Homma photographs Tokyo's resilient young queer community
The legendary photographer captures 9 young LGBTQ locals as they discuss the evolution of the city's scene, and what still needs to change.
Kazumi Asamura Hayashi
Tomihiro Kono makes wigs for Björk and Heaven by Marc Jacobs
The Japanese hairstylist and revered wig-maker discusses his playful creations.
MANON is Japan's rising hyperpop star
The 20-year-old Tokyo-based singer, producer and model has a 90s aesthetic but a sound straight from the future.
The Japanese photographer who became a cat
A new show in Kyoto presents a trilogy of projects exploring the late Masahisa Fukase's close relationship with his feline friends.
Your best look yet at the Studio Ghibli theme park
A journalist from a Japanese newspaper explored the unopened site. Here's what she saw.
Photographing the hidden lives of Yakuza women
Chloé Jafé’s series ‘I give you my life’ lifts the veil on the secret lives of women in the Japanese mob.
These photos find humanity in the dark underbelly of 70s Tokyo
Street photographer Seiji Kurata became famous for his after-hours portraits of Japanese gangsters, cabaret dancers and nightclub hostesses.
Photographs from two decades in a remote village outside Kyoto
Anders Edström's 'Shiotani' began with a trip to his wife's childhood home.
Chaotic Japanese idol group Atarashii Gakko! made us a Halloween playlist
Soundtrack your spooky season as the group share their fave horror movies and make a zombie apocalypse survival plan.
A new book celebrating the art of the photo diary
Exhibiting at Tokyo's Bookmarc, Japanese photographer Piczo captures five years worth of inspiring moments in his new book 'Nikki'.
The hottest Harajuku fashion on Depop right now
From rare Hysteric Glamour denim to 90s Walter van Beirendonck grails, here are the must-cop pieces currently available on the resale platform.