Dean Kissick

i-d guide

the i-D guide to los angeles

From relaxing to juicing, drugs to supermarkets, and yes, tacos and driving, lose yourself in the hyperreal beauty and surreal fantasy of Los Angeles.
Dean Kissick
10.30.18
Art

the best young artist-run spaces and galleries in los angeles

LA is a paradise for young creativity right now.
Dean Kissick
12.4.17
Film

hopper penn is a hollywood star in the making

Hopper Penn is the son of Sean Penn and Robin Wright, takes his name from Dennis Hopper, loves skateboarding and pizza, and has survived a near death experience as a teen to become one of Hollywood’s fastest rising young stars.
Dean Kissick
12.19.16
fake news

2016, the year of bad language

It’s been a surprising year in politics with victories for the right in the EU referendum and the US election that few saw coming. Because of this, political lexicon has dominated word of the year lists. Here are the words that have defined the new...
Dean Kissick
12.15.16
Culture

why a new magical counter culture is emerging

Paganism is making a comeback in art and fashion, through Los Angeles crystal shops and psychedelic journeys of self-discovery.
Dean Kissick
10.10.16
Art

the i-D guide to talking about modern art

Stuck at an after-Frieze party this week? Want to pretend you know what you’re talking about? Read on…
Dean Kissick
10.6.16
Identity

in 2016, it's not about where you're from, it's where you're local

Today so many of us come from all over the world, and live in numerous locations during our lifetimes, rightly calling each one of them home. If we limit people to only being from the place they were born, are we denying them their true identities...
Dean Kissick
7.20.16
Culture

is the backlash against social media coming?

We’ve become a culture obsessed with likes, views and comments, but is the pressure to be popular becoming too pervasive? With digital detoxes on the rise, we ask: is it time to opt out of the digital world?
Dean Kissick
5.2.16
Fashion

​it’s reigning men: three centuries of menswear is on display in la

From uniformity to peacocking, as a new exhibition at LACMA opens we uncover the ways menswear has (and hasn't) changed over the years.
Dean Kissick
4.18.16
Music

​2015 the year in… pop music

We dish out the awards and celebrate the weird and wonderful moments that defined the year in pop music.
Dean Kissick
12.17.15
Drugs

how do we take drugs in 2015?

What drugs do we take? How often do we take them? Where do we buy them? We speak to Dr. Adam Winstock, the Consultant Addiction Psychiatrist behind the annual Global Drug Survey, to discover the changing patterns of drug use today.
Dean Kissick
11.19.15
Film

this hollywood couple broke up irl and made a film about it

Eugene Kotlyarenko and Kate Lyn Sheil are an awkward L.A.-hip former couple who star in ‘A Wonderful Cloud,’ a film about an awkward L.A.-hip former couple.
Dean Kissick
10.20.15
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