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​richard kern’s sexy, provocative and poetic polaroids

The photographer talks to i-D about shooting beautiful landscapes, pregnant dominatrixes and a man with his head in toilet as he releases a new book that collects his Polaroid works together for the first time.
Nadja Sayej

7 things not to miss at the l.a. art book fair

Printed Matter’s annual Art Book Fair returns to Southern California this week, and its programming is packed with extra special West Coast sunshine. We’ve rounded up a selection of highlights from the epic lineup. Where else can you get a tattoo...
Emily Manning

5 things to catch at the 2016 new york art book fair

Each September, Printed Matter takes over MoMA’s experimental Queens outpost PS1 to celebrate the independent publishing community. Last year’s weekend-long party featured Marcel Dzama’s disco fever and a Know-Wave radio takeover. Here’s what’s on our...
Emily Manning

get a tattoo by kim gordon or genesis breyer p-orridge at the new york art book fair

Go under the needle at Gagosian Gallery’s art exhibition-cum-tattoo parlor.
Emily Manning

five things you can’t miss at the la art book fair

From hardcore punk to Harmony Korine and all the zines in between, here’s your guide to getting literary in LA this weekend.
Emily Manning

photographing 40 years of rock: from michael jackson to mac demarco

Brad Elterman's new photobook brings together the most playful punk images from his insane, decade-spanning archive.
Emily Manning
i-D Staff

5 reasons you can’t miss the ny art book fair

From Marcel Dzama’s dance party to Princess Nokia’s Know Wave set and all the zines in between, here’s your guide to getting literary this weekend at the 10th annual New York Art Book Fair.
Emily Manning

5 things to do in ny this week: from girlpool to sneaker culture

Here are our top five picks of what you need to see, hear and do in NYC this week.
Courtney Iseman