California

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
Photography

my year in photos... by olivia bee

Capturing house parties in Portland to roadtrips across California, Olivia Bee's hazy images are soaked in youthful Americana.
i-D Staff
1.4.18
Fashion

dior takes cruise 18 to calabasas

On Thursday evening in Calabasas, the Californian heartland played host to Maria Grazia Chiuri’s first cruise show for Dior, inspired by pioneer women and the wardrobe of Georgia O'Keeffe.
Anders Christian Madsen
5.12.17
Music

r&b lovers vibe on music and style at soulquarius

Last weekend in Orange County, The Internet curated Soulquarius — the ultimate R&B jam. Its lineup was positively packed with heavyweights like Erykah Badu, R Kelly, Brandy, Ashanti, Kelis, The Dream, and DMX. Emerging luminaries including Willow Smith...
i-D Staff
2.27.17
Culture

get to know unity, a radically queer skate company

Bay Area-based artist and zine master Jeffrey Cheung is creating a rainbow coalition of riders. He wants you to join the Unity crew, too.
Emily Manning
2.10.17
Photography

7 young creatives on the bay area's exciting art scene

As Bay Area natives like Daveed Diggs and Miranda July become part of the artistic establishment, Azha Ayanna of Shade Zine presents the new wave of creative talent from Northern Cali’s intriguing scene.
Azha Ayanna
9.23.16
Interviews

rediscovering claudio edinger's 1985 portraits of venice beach eccentrics

In 1984, the celebrated Brazilian photographer documented the rainbow of oddballs who called the countercultural Southern California beach neighborhood home. Today, he reunites with a few of his Venice subjects for the first time in three decades.
Emily Manning
8.4.16
Culture

deanna templeton captures the perfect pleasure of skinny dipping

Shot over eight years, the film photographs in the artist and zine maker’s new book, ‘The Swimming Pool,’ are an ode to beautiful bodies and Southern California summers.
Alice Newell-Hanson
5.20.16
Music

grimes drops brilliant kaleidoscopic video for 'california'

The Canadian artist seems to be playing with our perceptions of her in the third video from 'Art Angels.'
Nick Levine
5.9.16
News

will banning super-skinny models solve fashion's body-image crisis?

California attempts to crack down on eating disorders by following in France's footsteps — and proposing a ban on too-thin models.
Hannah Ongley
2.24.16
News

meet california's first transgender cheerleader

High school senior Anry Fuentes just became California’s first transgender cheerleader. Go Coyotes!
Hana Beach
11.10.15
Culture

rediscovered photos of the 70s hollywood skate scene

Take a trip into a world of tube socks, short shorts and empty swimming pools.
Alice Newell-Hanson
8.12.15
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