A decade of i-D covers: Lady Gaga, 2011
Years before the internet and fashion fully crossed over, then-Creative Director of Mugler Nicola Formichetti prophesied a future in which style, music and interconnectivity reigned supreme. Lady Gaga, of course, was the face of it.
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this exhibition explores the future of the body modification
Nicola Formichetti talks about his alien contribution to the surreal 'A. Human' show.
read rina sawayama and nicola formichetti's texts to each other
This creative dream team discuss their mutual adoration for one another, karaoke classics, and the 1980s Tokyo glam music video for Rina's Ordinary Superstar they just made with i-D.
85 weird and wonderful facts about nicola formichetti
After stepping down from his role at Diesel and launching a collab with MAC, we bombarded Nicola with a myriad of questions.
nicola formichetti is leaving diesel
He wants to concentrate on Nicopanda and work on a movie.
princess julia takes us behind the scenes and onto the catwalk at nicopanda
i-D Culture Correspondent Princess Julia took her regal place in Nicola Formichetti’s unisex collection of high school tribes: ‘The Jock, The Preps, The Punks -- and The Prom Queen’.
we spoke to diesel's nicola formichetti about finding flaws and how he made lady gaga’s meat dress
“Gaga’s mom came into the backstage area and was like, ‘what’s Gaga wearing today?’ and I’m like… ‘it’s in the fridge’.”
david lachapelle and the positive power of advertising
After shooting the diversity-positive new #makelovenotwalls campaign for Diesel, we spoke to the legendary photographer about why we all need to use our platforms and how we can all stay optimistic that a brighter and more exciting tomorrow is possible.
nicola formichetti teams up with childhood hero oliviero toscani for new nicopanda campaign
Peek through the latest Nicopanda campaign here — it's good, clean fun.
unlikely obsessions: nicola formichetti and playing the piano
In an ongoing series of interviews, i-D talks to all manner of creative and interesting folks about specific things they love which you somehow wouldn't expect them to love. Here, we speak to Nicola about his love of tinkling the ivories and his...
diesel black gold autumn/winter 16
Andreas Melbostad's autumn/winter 16 collection for Diesel Black Gold was an homage to the rebellious utilitarian style of bike couriers.
lady gaga is being sued for her pointy face lumps in the video for born this way
French body-mod performance artist Orlan is suing Gaga for plagiarism and says she plans to subpoena the creative team.