brazil

Music

witnessing the energy and activism of brazil's underground dance-music scene

At Dark Mofo some of São Paulo’s most defiant musicians showed that community can be global — and achieved through partying.
Briony Wright
6.27.19
Music

afrocidade is making protest music for brazil's black youth

"Right now in Brazil we are in a time of fighting. Fighting for our rights, for our people, and representation."
Tarisai Ngangura
5.20.19
Art

meet 3 queer brazilian artists reclaiming their african roots

Castiel Vitorino Brasileiro, Davi de Jesus, and Vitória Cribb tell us how they are reclaiming their blackness through art.
Igi Ayedun
11.26.18
Culture

what it's like to be black and lgbtq in brazil

Brazil is already the most dangerous country in the world to be transgender, and a bigot is poised to become president. Ahead of this weekend's landmark election, i-D meets the artists who want better.
Igi Ayedun
10.25.18
Art

5 queer brazilian artists on identity, censorship, and survival

As Brazil's creative scene continues to be bullied by conservative political groups, i-D spoke to five LGBTQ artists fighting for change.
Benoit Loiseau
4.25.18
Fashion

photographing the red hot street style of são paulo, straight up

We took to the streets of Brazilian melting pot São Paulo, to meet the city's lovers, dreamers, and creators.
i-D Staff
7.3.17
Fashion

valentina sampaio will take your breath away

We meet the Brazilian bombshell and first transgender model to grace the cover of 'Vogue.'
Tish Weinstock
3.24.17
Culture

brazilian girls speak out on identity and sexual politics

"If a girl wants to flaunt her ass, she’s entitled to. She’s also entitled not to do just that. If she wants to flaunt her ass and only her ass, that’s also entirely up to her."
Lily Rose Thomas
3.14.17
videos

full film: grace neutral discovers the brazilian girls leading the new beauty revolution

Tattoo artist and activist Grace Neutral explores how a new generation of female creatives is rallying against ideas of beauty and identity in Brazil — from the individuals leading a charge against male objectification, to the young black women...
i-D Staff
10.27.16
videos

meet brazilian models, activists, and a feminist rapper fighting sexual harassment

In i-D's second season of Beyond Beauty, tattoo artist and activist Grace Neutral is back exploring individual expressions of beauty. This time Grace travels to São Paulo, Brazil and speaks to the activists who believe that no one should suffer for...
i-D Staff
10.13.16
Culture

capturing the energy of a favela do sapo underground party

Follow Hick Duarte’s lens as we explore how a new generation of black Brazilians are reclaiming identity through style, music, and culture.
i-D Staff
10.7.16
videos

inside brazil's favelas and the rise of the new afro hair movement

In i-D's latest season of Beyond Beauty, tattoo artist and activist Grace Neutral is back exploring individual expressions of beauty. This time, Grace travels to São Paulo, Brazil to explore the disparity between the nation's overriding mainstream...
i-D Staff
10.6.16
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