70s

Photography

sory sanlé captured the eclectic youth culture of newly free burkina faso

The year the country won independence in 1960, Sanlé opened a photo studio, where teens would flock to have their portraits taken in a mélange of traditional costumes and modish street clothes.
Sarah Moroz
10.2.18
Fashion

when sex ruled the skies: space age stewardess uniforms that wouldn't fly today

A look at the glamour and chauvinism of aviation’s Space Age era.
Clem Fiell
9.27.18
Photography

'fanzine' captures the raw spirit of l.a. youth

In photographer Brad Elterman's new zine, 70s rock stars and super groupies get down with Cherry Glazerr and Starcrawler.
Hannah Ongley
8.31.18
Film

in 'blackkklansman' clothing reflects both racism and resistance

Costume designer Marci Rodgers was researching the KKK and black power activists as the Charlottesville riot unfolded.
Hannah Ongley
8.10.18
Fashion

this magazine explores a new generation’s nostalgic yearnings for all-things 70s

From Leigh Bowery's love of trashy disco to David Bowie’s best looks, the re-emergence of Fiorucci and ABBA to a celebration of modern men with retro mustaches, 20-year-old Maisey Brown’s 'Hunky Dory' casts a millennial eye over the 70s.
James Anderson
5.17.18
Culture

photos of 70s nyc legends on their wildest nights out

Frequenting Max’s Kansas City and the Chelsea Hotel, Anton Perich captured celebrities and underground icons including Patti Smith, Salvador Dali, and Cyrinda Foxe.
J.L. Sirisuk
4.17.18
Music

john lennon defends yoko ono in lost letter

The musician knew a thing or two about dealing with haters.
Abraham Martinez
8.9.17
punk

electrifying portraits from san francisco's forgotten punk scene

Jim Jocoy revisits his electrifying dispatches from the Bay Area’s political punk scene 40 years after documenting it.
Emily Manning
6.16.17
FASHION WEEK

the sound of silence at marc jacobs fall/winter 17

Shades of brown and beige on a hyper-diverse cast were the focal points for a show with no music and no set.
Rory Satran
2.17.17
Music

the velvet underground's john cale on protest fashion in the age of trump

And his enduring love for the gender-neutral dress.
Erica Euse
1.18.17
Culture

'the get down' costume designer on making flight suits with jaden smith

As Baz Luhrmann's decadent hip-hop series hits Netflix, we talk to costume designer Jeriana San Juan about styling the musical subcultures of NYC and navigating the sneaker hierarchies of the early 70s.
Hannah Ongley
8.15.16
Culture

capturing the radical black beauty pageants of 70s london

Photographer Raphael Albert spent three decades documenting aspiring models and beauty queens at community events, immortalizing the local energy of an empowering global movement.
Hannah Ongley
6.28.16