André-Naquian Wheeler

Contributor

i-D US assistant editor.

Art

why artists are finding a creative haven in detroit

The city's sense of space and diverse art scene has been idyllic for artists like Kearra Amaya Gopee and Pamela Council.
André-Naquian Wheeler
8.13.19
Gender & Sexuality

the gay bar is dead: how the queer space killed it

It's not that the LGBT+ community doesn’t go out anymore. We’re just not going to the same old tired places.
André-Naquian Wheeler
8.2.19
Photography

this photographer makes a good case for wearing spf this summer

Pierre-Louis Ferrer's haunting ultraviolet photography reveals just how much the sun affects your skin.
André-Naquian Wheeler
6.25.19
Culture

a queer black activist’s advice for a more mindful pride 2019

“Stonewall doesn’t just belong to LGBTQ history. It belongs to black history.” Frank Leon Roberts speaks on intersectionality ahead of his New York panel, ‘After Stonewall: 50 Years of Black and Brown Resistance’.
André-Naquian Wheeler
6.11.19
Photography

the queer photographer who captured manhattan’s bygone cruising culture

Bronx native Alvin Baltrop captured the emotional side of public hook-ups.
André-Naquian Wheeler
6.10.19
Art

what do we mean when we say ‘auntie’?

A new exhibition is an attempt to add depth and understanding to the colloquialism.
André-Naquian Wheeler
12.3.18
Fashion

parsons' new exhibition explores how fashion can be less racist

'Fashion and Race' celebrates POC creativity, not outrage.
André-Naquian Wheeler
11.7.18
Film

how 'beautiful boy' captures the complexities of addiction

Timothée Chalamet and Steve Carell star in a finely wrought story about the effects of meth addiction on a family.
André-Naquian Wheeler
10.11.18
Music

the ultimate beyoncé reference guide

From a famous 50s sex icon to a lost masterpiece of French cinema, the inspirations behind Bey's most iconic visuals.
André-Naquian Wheeler
9.4.18

mickey aloisio shot intimate nudes with strangers across europe

A creative way of making friends abroad.
André-Naquian Wheeler
8.13.18
Music

how ryan beatty went from radio disney to queer pop star

The singer talks about expressing his authentic identity on his new album, 'Boy in Jeans.'
André-Naquian Wheeler
8.6.18
Film

timothée chalamet’s ‘hot summer nights’ is an instant teen classic

i-D talks to director Elijah Bynum about directing his first film.
André-Naquian Wheeler
7.24.18
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