masculinity

Photography

Male nudes through the female gaze

In 'When a Man Loves a Woman', photographer Molly Matalon presents an alternative to the male gaze; masculinity stripped of its decorations.
Tom George
3.10.20
Photography

Boys Pee On Things encourages men to be vulnerable

See horny photos from Lida Fox's new book, deconstructing male norms and inspiring emotional expression.
Beatrice Hazlehurst
3.4.20
Photography

Photos that explore the male body beyond the perfectly sculpted ideal

In an age of increasing male body anxiety, what does it mean that the ideal ideal masculine body is still so difficult to obtain?
James Greig
2.25.20
Fashion

linder is an androgynous brand finding beauty in the fantastical

Designer Kirk Millar tells i-D about reimagining boyish, prep school styles.
Paige Silveria
10.7.19
Culture

this book confronts the harmful myth of modern masculinity

JJ Bola's 'Mask Off' exposes masculinity as a performance men are bullied into. It urges us as a society to move past those pressures, and redefine what it means to be a man, on our own terms.
JJ Bola
9.20.19
Photography

these striking portraits of asian men explore what it means to be 'the all-american'

Photographer Andrew Kung's new photo book examines how traditional ideas of masculinity and Americanness have complicated Asian identity.
Erica Euse
8.22.19
Fashion

how sexiness and softness transformed paris menswear

Designers of the French capital, both new and old, are swapping broad shoulders and masculine suiting for thongs and skimpy towel skirts.
Mahoro Seward
7.22.19
Opinion

an ode to stone island, the brand that britain misunderstood

How did the Italian label end up being claimed by so many subcultural movements?
Calum Gordon
7.5.19
Fashion

exclusive: watch blondey mccoy grow up in front of alasdair mclellan’s lens

The photographer’s latest limited-edition book, ‘Blondey 15-21,’ is his first to focus on a single subject: the skater, artist, designer, model and more, Blondey McCoy.
Steve Salter
6.27.19
Fashion

what does it mean to be a man in 2019?

Once didactic and restrictive, the definition and parameters of 'masculinity' are more fluid than ever. For The Voice of a Generation Issue, photographer Sam Rock and i-D Senior Fashion Editor Max Clark uncover a new, modern, fresh take on manhood.
i-D Staff
6.27.19
Photography

my year in photos... by ekua king

As the end of year lists, think pieces and hot takes on all things 2017 roll in, we decided to ask our favourite image-makers to paint a picture of their year through photography. This is Ekua Kings’ year in photos.
i-D Staff
11.15.18
Fashion

the moscow designer making lace blouses for liberated men

'For me, the real man is a person with an absolute inner freedom, with open sexuality and non-stereotypical thinking,' Russia's Nikita Kalmykov tells i-D of his young brand ODOR.
Hannah Ongley
10.26.18
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