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.
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.
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.
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.
valentina sampaio will take your breath away
We meet the Brazilian bombshell and first transgender model to grace the cover of 'Vogue.'
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
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...
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...
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.
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...
grace neutral’s behind-the-scenes visual diary exploring brazil's alternative beauty ideals
As the second season of Beyond Beauty airs today, the tattoo artist and activist shares with us her personal visual diary of her time in São Paulo, and muses on the many preconceptions she had before going to Brazil, and the observations she made while...
behind brazil's extreme beauty addiction
In season two of i-D's series Beyond Beauty, tattoo artist and activist Grace Neutral is back exploring individual expressions of beauty. This time Grace travels to São Paulo, Brazil to investigate the tensions between the mainstream beauty standards...