exploring the birth of the b-boy in 70s new york
“It’s a story about art and the resilience of human beings,” says Bronx street photographer Ricky Flores, who captured the nascent b-boy subculture.
what we can learn from the lawless cool of 70s new york
From Martin Scorsese's 'Vinyl' to Garth Risk Hallberg's 'City on Fire,' the music, culture, and fashion of 70s-era New York is everywhere right now.
find out why every pop, cult and club movement needs it's own defining dance
It's a thing isn't it? Dancing, if you know what I mean... dancing is a form of expression that you either have or you haven't, so they say. You can learn it like singing but there's nothing like a good old spirited dad-dance to raise a smile and a bit...
life without i-technology, why it's no life at all
Digital dependency has pulled in a generation. We're not addicted to drugs or sex anymore, it's wifi connection that gets us high. Oscar Quine considers Generation Now, the twenty-somethings who grew up with technology and start to combust without it.
can you dance your way to enlightenment? princess julia finds out!
i-D’s Culture Editor, Princess Julia, grew up on London’s club scene in the early 80s and still enjoys what the big city has to offer today. Here she encourages us all to don our dancing shoes and hit the clubs!