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Meet the young creatives of Kosovo

Six inspiring artists tell us about their everyday lives, their hopes for the future and why it's so difficult to pursue the arts in Kosovo.
Donat Vatoci
Klara Gordon
7.16.20
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Shibuya's youth reflect on COVID-19

Captured just as Japan's COVID-19 response began escalating, these photos feature the city's youth coming to terms with the coming crisis.
i-D Team
4.23.20
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Tokyo's youth sound off on how they'll change the future

In these portraits Hordur Ingason​ captures a contemplative new generation of Tokyo youth.
Tsukasa Tanimoto
3.30.20
Culture

Adwoa threw a Gurls Talk party to celebrate International Women's Day

London photographer Heather Glazzard captured guests, straight up, as they share stories of the women inspire them the most.
Frankie Dunn
3.9.20
Culture

Singapore's new generation are forging a creative renaissance

In the past, living a creative life within the city's rigid set of rules wasn't easy — now a new era of young people are using that as inspiration to work even harder.
Briony Wright
3.3.20
Culture

This mysterious new club is Kyiv's latest creative refuge

Take an exclusive first look at their new publication, profiling the Ukrainian capital's most exciting artists.
Juule Kay
2.21.20
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Meet the latest generation of New York creatives

They tell i-D about inclusivity in beauty, how to make the most of the city, and their hopes for 2020.
i-D Staff
1.29.20
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What home means to Tokyo’s youth

Berlin-based photographer Sophie Klock takes us on a journey of self-discovery and friendship in her new book ‘Eight Visits’.
Juule Kay
1.20.20
Culture

Young Australians sound off on the bushfire crisis

Last week tens of thousands of Australians rallied across the country in protest of the country's bushfire crisis and climate inaction. Here’s what they had to say.
John Buckley
1.13.20
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portraits of hong kong's young protestors

Hong Kong photographer Eric has been documenting what the city's young people wear to protest – from face masks and goggles to plastic-wrapping.
Aki Okuda
Eric
10.18.19
Culture

nyc skaters on how labor became the city's most beloved skateshop

The LES store sells all the necessary gear, but founder James Rewolinski has always been there to support the local community.
Nicole DeMarco
9.27.19
Music

the berliners of atonal 2019 soak up the last moments of summer

We went down to the Berlin festival to meet the revellers enjoying the music and sunshine.
Max Migowski
9.16.19
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