tokyo

Culture

meet the coolest kids from tokyo, straight up

Open your ears to the voices that get washed away in the hustle and bustle of present day Tokyo. You may find what you were looking for.
i-D Japan
6.15.17
Fashion

yoon on the evolution of the ambush universe

We caught up with the woman behind one of Tokyo's favourite fashion institutions to talk about stylishly taking over the world.
Courtney DeWitt
4.28.17
Fashion

this is tokyo, straight up

No matter the trends that come and go, Tokyo's kids are always in style. Meet the latest generation shaping the city's eternally cool look.
4.20.17
Fashion

dior homme takes tokyo with its first-ever mid-season show

Marking the launch of the Ginza Six store in Tokyo, last night Kris Van Assche staged Dior Homme’s first mid-season show in a huge event in the Japanese capital.
Anders Christian Madsen
4.20.17
Fashion

maria grazia chiuri extends her dior haute couture collection in tokyo

Eight new looks were added to Maria Grazia Chiuri’s first haute couture collection for Dior as the designer took her show to Tokyo for the opening of Ginza Six on Wednesday evening.
Anders Christian Madsen
4.20.17
Culture

why juergen teller is working with students

As the photographer's new show creates a stir in Tokyo, i-D Japan caught up with Juergen to talk about what's driving him to work with the next gen (and it's not just because they call him Professor Teller).
Nozomi Kinoshita
3.16.17
Culture

​drifting through tokyo with ami sioux

Ami Sioux documented Tokyo by asking 50 friends to draw a map of a place in the city that was important to them, and photographing what she found there.
Felix Petty
1.4.17
Culture

​a guide to the new tokyo underground

As part of their latest exhibition Japanese art collective Chim↑Pom gathered some of Tokyo’s most off-beat performers together and set them loose on the city. Virtually unknown overseas, here are the gritty talents hidden under Tokyo’s surface.
Ashley Clarke
11.11.16
Art

chim↑pom are raising a riot in tokyo’s red light district

Riffing on Tokyo's ever-transforming cityscape, So See You Again Tomorrow, Too? is the collective’s largest solo exhibition to date. The plot twist? It's all scheduled for demolition. We speak to Ellie and Ryuta about sex-workers, catching rats, and...
Ashley Clarke
10.27.16
Culture

20 turbulent years of punk exploration shared in 25 street photographs

A new exhibition in Los Angeles collects 25 of the esteemed Japanese photographer Keizo Kitajima's raw portraits, street snaps, and nightclub shots.
Emily Manning
10.18.16
Fashion

a new tokyo story

Tokyo, 2016. Today’s youth face a staggering range of choices every day, but one thing that they have in common is their decision to lead lives free from the restraints of preconceived notions: with their diversified attitudes towards sexuality...
VICE Staff
10.13.16
Art

gucci is creating a brand new world in japan

The Italian fashion house asked four artists to interpret the fantastic and fanciful universe of Alessandro Michele's Gucci. As the Gucci 4 Rooms exhibition opens in Tokyo, i-D meets the artists involved to talk about kitsch aesthetics, luxury and...
Tess Lochanski
10.12.16