London

Photography

A night porter’s wild, nocturnal odyssey through London’s hotels

Turning to photography to stay awake, Chris Shaw spent 10 years documenting his early-hours encounters with guests, clerks and sex workers.
Alex Merola
6.6.22
activism

Kwajo Tweneboa is south London's social housing hero

Shining a light on the severe cracks in our social housing systems, 23-year-old Kwajo is taking on the biggest housing associations, and winning.
Emmanuel Onapa
4.14.22
Photography

A candid look behind the scenes of London's strip clubs

Bronwen Parker-Rhodes and Emily Dinsdale's new book ‘Wanting You to Want Me’ documents real-life stories of the women working in these secret spaces.
Gilda Bruno
4.11.22
Culture

A love letter to London's kink spaces

With events across the city under threat, a member of Klub Verboten's community discusses the importance of preserving safe spaces for play.
Anastasiia Fedorova
3.22.22
Photography

Photographs of London and New York crowds pre-pandemic

Photographer Jermaine Francis’s new book explores the energy, movement and rhythms of the cities as they used to be.
Tom George
9.20.21
Fashion

The Instagram account documenting London's goth fashion revival

@hysteric.fashion is taking to the streets to prove that Camden street style never died.
Eilidh Duffy
8.10.21
Music

Joy Crookes on heritage, pop music and her moody new album Skin

The south London musician gave us an exclusive BTS look at the ‘Feet Don’t Fail Me Now’ video, along with the lowdown on her debut album 'Skin'.
Jenna Mahale
8.6.21
Fashion

Meet 10 students from the CSM BA Class of 2021

Last night saw the first London fashion show in a year, so here's the names to know from the freshest crop of fashion graduates.
Mahoro Seward
Osman Ahmed
6.9.21
Art

Why the artist Agnes? is living inside an octopus for a month

"I like to consider the whole space as an extension of my body. As if the octopus is giving birth – is giving life – to everything else."
Will Ballantyne-Reid
5.19.21
Photography

Laura Jane Coulson photographed friends reunited in parks mid-pandemic

All proceeds raised from the sale of 'Sweeteens' will go to charity Young Minds.
Belle Hutton
5.10.21
News

LOEWE has launched an award to support London’s artists

The Loewe Foundation Studio Voltaire award will support and mentor artists from minority backgrounds struggling in the pandemic.
Tom George
3.30.21
Culture

This new book is vital reading for queer Londoners

From book shops to saunas, popstars to pub owners, author Alim Kheraj has created a detailed map of the city's LGBTQ+ scene.
i-D Staff
3.19.21
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