These photos find humanity in the dark underbelly of 70s Tokyo
Street photographer Seiji Kurata became famous for his after-hours portraits of Japanese gangsters, cabaret dancers and nightclub hostesses.
The quiet joy of Kana Motojima's photography
The Japanese-American artist grew up in Hawaii with a love of disposable cameras. These days she makes work that offers respite from the daily doom and gloom.
How to access every issue of Japanese men's street style mag TUNE
Following the digitisation of STREET, Shoichi Aoki is bringing his men's style spin-off online too.
The young Japanese designers fuelling Tokyo's creative spirit
From Tomo Koizumi to Kozaburo, Tsukasa Kudo shoots the work of the fashion talents embodying the city's irrepressible energy.
Tokyo's FACETASM focussed on fun for SS21
Designer Hiromichi Ochiai took his happy memories and built a bright future for Japanese fashion.
Backstage at doublet's cursed SS21 show
Masayuki Ino of doublet celebrated his new collection with a zombie-infested Halloween party during Tokyo Fashion Week.
See Virgil Abloh's SS21 menswear show for Louis Vuitton in Tokyo
The designer brings his fantastical work to the Japanese capital.
Meet the editor of a new Japanese street style magazine
The COMM's editor-in-chief, Choom, tells us about her definition of Kawaii, her views on diversity and her favourite female creators.
10 things you need to know about gummyboy
His debut album 'The World of Tiffany' reminds us that Tokyo’s school of emo rap does, in fact, bang.
Meet Daiki Tsuneta, the punk producer behind Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045's theme
The new installment of the iconic anime is on Netflix now.
Inside the best cult vintage stores: Zen Source Clothing
Available by-appointment only, ZSC can be found somewhere between Tokyo's Harajuku and Shinjuku districts.
Harley Weir photographs Japan's host clubs
In this series from the archives of i-D Japan the British photographer captures Japanese nightclubs where women pay men for company.
Kazumi Asamura Hayashi