Seoul’s young future shapers are forming a more enlightened post-pandemic city
Seven South Korean creatives discuss their predictions, hopes and dreams.
Kazumi Asamura Hayashi
6 creepy K-dramas to binge-stream this Halloween
From Netflix bangers like Hotel Del Luna and Kingdom to more niche Korean streaming gems, we’ve got all the scares you need.
Dadaism Club is challenging Seoul's art scene
Led by photographer Dasom Han, the collective is devoted to exploring the city's hidden taboos.
Yenata's candid photography unveils a liberated side of Seoul
Mesmerising images capturing intimate moments between friends offer a peek behind the curtains of this complex city.
This book splits open the world of K-beauty in contemporary Seoul
We speak to author Frances Cha about her debut novel, 'If I Had Your Face', a story which follows four women as they navigate wealth, desire and the practical realities of plastic surgery.
Meet the designer creating custom jewellery for BTS
Hurjaboy is the cute and quirky Korean jewellery label creating a resin-bound wonderland.
Elaine YJ Lee
Photos of a gentle Korean summer with Min Hyun-woo
The photographer’s tenderhearted photos are a welcome, and timely, escape to nature.
Parasite stans! The groundbreaking script is now online
The Bong Joon-ho masterpiece might just make history come Oscar season -- brush up on the finer details of its screenplay before then
Lim Kim Is Forging an Independent K-Pop Revolution
After leaving the K-pop system of big money and bigger expectations, Lim Kim found independence via crowdfunding.
a beginner’s guide to k-pop
What are subunits? Is dating against the rules? Do groups write their own songs? Here’s everything you need to know about your new fave music industry!
seoul celebrates 20 years of pride
i-D talked to some of the joyful and defiant attendees to find out why it’s so important to show pride in South Korea.
seoul's young creatives on transcending the k-bubble
How young creatives are supporting each other and pushing the boundaries of the city's rapidly evolving scene.