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'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.
5 amazing korean soaps on netflix to keep you warm this winter
When the temperature drops, your blankets, political corruption scandals and supernatural romances are your best friends.
sylo nozra's sultry r&b celebrates self-care and diversity
The debut music video for ‘Divine,’ premiering today on i-D, shows the Korean-Canadian artist’s softer side.
all you need to know about seoul fashion week
No single influence (both on and off the catwalk) was more pervasive than that of Demna Gvasalia.
yaeji is leading the way for a new wave of introspective melodic dance music
The 24-year-old Korean-American musician makes music that transcends language and explores identity.
the rising female musicians of seoul's underground scene
Five singers, producers, and DJs creating a wildly imaginative, creative new scene in South Korea's dance clubs.
Korean DJ and producer MIIN will take you to another time and place with her experimental mix.
what is it like being queer in south korea?
We spoke to members of the LGBTQ community about challenges they face and how they're pushing for inclusivity.
"korean style is about moving fast" -- g-dragon discusses the sound of korea's future
i-D met the millennial Michael Jackson right after his private Chanel concert to celebrate the opening of the Mademoiselle Privé exhibition in Séoul.
introducing blindness, korea’s most progressive fashion brand
Nominated for the LVMH Prize, Blindness is the emerging Seoul-based designer duo, whose cross-cultural and hyper-historicist work is about to rock the fashion world.
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park chan-wook on the subversive sensuality of his korean lesbian thriller the handmaiden
The South Korean director most famous for his blood-soaked revenge thriller Oldboy is back with an opulent, erotic masterpiece that floored critics at Cannes. We talk to Park about how The Handmaiden could help normalise homosexuality in Korea, the...