modelling

Beauty

Tokyo model Megumu wants to help diversify Japan's beauty standards

Tired of the uniform industry she works in, Instagram fave Megumu shares her dreams of a business that respects the individuality of models.
MAKOTO KIKUCHI
10.8.20
Fashion

The modelling agency championing trans+ talent

Born from the cult London club night of the same name, WIMP is pushing for non-tokenistic inclusion and fair pay for trans creatives.
Sophie Wilson
7.3.20
Fashion

Model Aweng Chuol is on a quest to belong

The South Sudanese model discusses her complex upbringing, gay marriage equality and her five-year plan.
Rolien Zonneveld
3.4.20
Fashion

Mona Tougaard: "I’m leaving all the bad energy behind"

For her special co-curated issue, Rihanna quizzes the rising Danish model and two-time i-D cover star
i-D Staff
1.20.20
Fashion

Alva Claire: "Being at the epicentre of change is so exciting"

The Fenty approved-model shares how it felt to be part of Rihanna's monumental show.
i-D Staff
1.20.20
Fashion

Jill Kortleve: "Excluding people? I just don’t get it"

The Fenty-approved model talks to Rihanna about bringing some much-needed body diversity to the runway.
i-D Staff
1.20.20
Fashion

Kyla Coleman: "A lot of people are scared of breaking down boundaries"

Rihanna quizzes the winner of America's Next Top Model.
i-D Staff
1.20.20
Fashion

Mica Argañaraz: "I’d ask Rihanna to send me some nudes!"

The Argentinian model and Prada muse gets quizzed by Rihanna.
i-D Staff
1.20.20
Fashion

Ugbad Abdi: "In 2020, I'm leaving the pressure people put on me behind"

Rihanna quizzes the Somali-American model, who's been dubbed the breakout face of the season.
i-D Staff
1.20.20
Fashion

Gigi Hadid: "Through disappointments in myself, I’ve been able to learn"

For her special co-curated issue, Rihanna quizzes model Gigi Hadid.
i-D Staff
1.20.20
Opinion

How the modelling industry changed in the 2010s

Over the last decade a sharp shift has happened in the way the modelling industry both operates and is perceived. Here's one former model's take on the changes – from increased diversity to the social media revolution.
Rolien Zonneveld
12.18.19
Fashion

this intimate portrait series documents male models off duty

A world away from the fashion fantasies of catwalks and campaigns, Joachim Mueller-Ruchholtz’s ‘Portraits’ takes us inside the homes, hotels and everyday lives of male models.
Steve Salter
10.31.18
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