these artists are deconstructing the myth of the muse
In the age of #MeToo and 'Nanette,' celebrating the everyday muse doesn't have to mean glorifying the patriarchal gaze.
a year in the life of a muse and model
After a chance meeting on a shoot, photographer Rosaline Shahnavaz spent a year photographing Fern — and she’s made a book all about it.
daddy cool: decoding menswear’s latest muse
For an industry that’s so obsessed with teenage dreams and youth culture, why are the kids now so down with dads?
remembering the iconic anita pallenberg
With the sad news of Anita Pallenberg's passing, we look back to a conversation she had in i-D's Supernatural Issue, back in 1998, with her partner-in-crime Marianne Faithfull. A model, actress and muse, Anita was admired by many, and embodied the...
exploring the most iconic model muses of fashion history
We look at the models who came to embody an ideal, and the creatives who love them.
meet hedi slimane's reluctant 81-year-old artist muse
We caught up with Billy Al Bengston, the painter and former professional motorcycle racer who outfitted Saint Laurent’s most recent teen tribe.
top 5 designer/model bffs
In honor of Freja Beha Erichsen and Liya Kebede's joint appearance at Louis Vuitton, we list the faithful designer-model friendships that make us weak at the knees.
oliver hadlee pearch and his assistant tegen williams explore the relationship between artist and muse
So much more than just a photographer and assistant, Ollie and Tegen have been brightening up each other’s lives since they first met two years ago.
a designer on his muse: riccardo tisci and mariacarla
Riccardo Tisci took over the helms of Givenchy in 2005. Since then, he has re-established the French Haute Couture house as one of the most intriguing and inspiring labels of the 21st century. His muse since he graduated from CSM, MariaCarla has been...