generation z

News

It’s official: 2020 has ruined generation Z’s mental health

A study of stress levels in America shows that 13-23 year olds have been hit the hardest by the coronavirus pandemic and violence against Black people.
Douglas Greenwood
10.21.20
Culture

TikTok is teaching Gen Z what it really means to be the main character

If you don't know what being the main character means, you're probably not the main character.
Chloe Meley
9.29.20
Culture

TikTok's tiny house tours show how generation rent find comfort and privacy

The cramped walkthroughs you're seeing on your FYP might not be aspirational, but for young people who came of age during an endless housing crisis, at least they're realistic.
Emily Garbutt
8.19.20
Photography

NSFW photographs of the youth challenging Russia’s sexual status quo

Nick Gavrilov and Generation Z’s Project X shows how sex has become an act of protest against the country’s stern morality codes.
Anastasiia Fedorova
6.17.20
News

Instagram is making you a better friend IRL

Considered the killer of face-to-face interaction, it turns out that IG is actually widening our friend groups in the real world too.
Douglas Greenwood
12.19.19
Culture

what to do if eco-anxiety is ruining your mental health

With an unpredictable future ahead Generation Z are still managing to find hope in a world that’s burning before our eyes.
Douglas Greenwood
9.27.19
Culture

a new film exploring the hopes and dreams of gen z just premiered at sundance

Created by Jade Jackman and Irregular Labs in partnership with Gucci and Chime For Change, watch The Future is Fluid now.
Willy Ndatira
1.28.19
News

more people than ever are ditching their iphones for burners

R.I.P. the smartphone?
Roisin Lanigan
8.20.18
Culture

16 ways being 16 has changed

“Your generation had those really thin over-plucked eyebrows, now it’s cool to to just shave your eyebrows off.”
Annie Lord
7.17.18
Music

chloe x halle on why generation z is ready to save the world

After hitting the stage at Girl Cult Festival, the singers talk to i-D about what female empowerment feels and looks like to them.
André-Naquian Wheeler
8.23.17
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 Team
i-D Staff
7.3.17
Instagram

does anyone remember what it was like to be bored?

As a kid, being painstakingly bored was a common predicament. Yet as the internet becomes more ubiquitous, we’ve been reprogrammed to absorb information 24/7. What are we missing out on when our attention spans last only until the next notification...
Felicity Kinsella
7.20.16
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