The Superstar Issue
this is queer south africa
FAKA and friends celebrate identity and queer spaces in South African club culture.
fighting for lgbti rights in kakuma refugee camp
Wolfgang Tillmans meets the LGBTI Ugandans who had to flee their home country to Kakuma Refugee Camp because of the constant threat of homophobic violence after the country passed an Anti-Homosexuality Law.
parisian dj kiddy smile is queering the banlieues
Kiddy Smile is black, gay, the proud son of immigrants and remaking French house music in his image.
what does it mean to embrace your uniqueness and be free from society’s beauty ideals?
We invited six young photographers from around the world to respond to what authenticity, individuality and self-expression mean to them.
hayley kiyoko: your own personal lesbian jesus
She's the voice of a generation and your new favourite pop icon.
The Superstar Issue
sasha trautvein is an influencer with a difference
How this young model went from the Siberian wilderness to the heart of the global fashion industry.
finally, gemma ward back on the pages of i-D!
We've always loved Gemma Ward, star of numerous i-D covers. Following her recent return to modelling, Sharna Osborne and Julia Sarr-Jamois shoot Gemma for The Superstar Issue.
simona kust: the russian, pink-haired saint laurent exclusive
16-year-old Simona Kust is the latest in a line of great models who’ve harnessed the power of pink hair.
the sartorial multiculturalism of nicholas daley
Nicholas Daley is the charismatic menswear designer exploring the multiplicity of British identity through his creations.
akwaeke emezi: the 'freshwater' author standing on the edge and claiming it as central
Akwaeke Emezi’s extraordinary debut novel 'Freshwater' is the real life tale of a queer, trans, black, African, Nigerian writer as they attempt to navigate the occasionally odd sensation of being alive.
the slumflower is your best friend, your therapist and your spirit guide
Known to her thousands of followers as The Slumflower, Chidera Eggerue is the self-help guru you need in your life. Your best friend, therapist and spirit guide in one, she’s just released her debut book What A Time To Be Alone.
algee smith is an actor reconstructing the future of hollywood
The star of 'The Hate U Give' discusses the part he's playing in making the film industry