the family values issue


how did wolfgang tillmans become one of the defining photographers of his generation?

As his second Tate retrospective draws to a close this weekend, award-winning artist, photographer and musician Wolfgang Tillmans reflects on the politics, photography, and musical endeavours that have defined the last fifteen years of his career.
Felix Petty

what does 'family' mean in 2017?

As the definition of family continues to shift shape, we are busy forming our own families, both online and off. Through activism, art collectives and club nights, we are searching for like-minded people to “fill the void”, proving that family today is...

the importance of community in fashion

It’s time for people to work out their own way of living, against the system, or alongside it. Self-created groups. Invented families. Communes. Thankfully, amongst the world’s young fashion designers, Sarah Mower can already see this happening…
Sarah Mower

big dreams, bigger talent: meet skateboarder tyshawn jones

One of skateboarding’s most formidable young stars, 18-year-old Bronx-born boy Tyshawn Jones is destined for big things.
Emily Manning

you got this girl: daniel jackson shoots model of the moment selena forrest

If one were to reflect on the defining faces in fashion of the last year, Selena Forrest would surely be the first name to come up. Stunningly beautiful and effortlessly cool, she encapsulates the spirit of the times like no other model. Here, the...
i-D Staff

hollywood star michael pitt on ghost in the shell and challenging the norm

Michael Pitt feels like a contemporary reimagining of Kurt Cobain and River Phoenix. From rock star to actor, he’s excelled at playing lost boys. His new role in Ghost in the Shell -- the big screen adaptation of the hugely popular Japanese manga...
Colin Crummy

gypsy sport and the importance of community in fashion

Rewriting the rules of American style, Gypsy Sport keep their eyes fixed firmly on the street and the inclusivity America currently needs.
Matthew Whitehouse

eckhaus latta is the ultimate fashion family

Not afraid to make a statement, American fashion designers Mike Eckhaus and Zoe Latta have made a name for themselves in New York and beyond with their gender-fluid, avant-garde, textile-clashing collections for the downtown kids that are making things...
Clementine de Pressigny

koché and the importance of designing for a diverse world

Christelle Kocher is at the vanguard of a new generation of French designers ripping up the rule book. Christelle and her team understand that luxury and the street are vital to each other and that interdependency can lead to wonderful things. Case in...
Ryan White

welcome to miami with luna bijl

From sunrise to sunset, Theo Wenner and Julia Sarr-Jamois take a trip to the Magic City with blonde babe Luna Bijl. Bouncin' in the club where the heat is on. All night, on the beach 'til the break of dawn!
i-D Staff

from russia with love: we meet gosha rubchinskiy and his gang

Designer and photographer Gosha Rubchinskiy is adamant his references do not represent a political agenda. They are instead a reflection of the times we live in. Personified by a beautiful gang of young Russian artists and skaters, his fashion movement...
Anders Christian Madsen

why this is such an exciting time for the afrobeats scene in the uk

Inevitably as the broadsheets finally allow grime a seat at the top table, the streets have started bumping to a whole new sound. Afrobeats stars mix vocals driven by its West African heritage with narratives that are a response to the unpredictability...
Ian McQuaid