i-D Asia

Fashion

5 Highlights from Shanghai Fashion Week

Designers from RUI to Mayali explored both our turbulent times and an inte
Qiuzi Zhang
11.23.20
Fashion

Filipino designer Jann Bungcaras wants more sustainability in the industry

He’s created quite the reputation for himself in the local fashion industry for only using recycled textiles.
Lia Savillo
10.29.20
Music

NIKI is on a mission to reverse the underrepresentation of Asian artists

With the release of her debut album 'Moonchild' on 88rising, the Jakarta-born, LA-based artist cements her position as role model and future star.
Briony Wright
10.21.20
Music

These musicians are shaping China’s post-pandemic indie scene

A genre considered dead in the west is currently enrapturing the imaginations of millions across China. From Re-Tros to Chinese Football, these are the figures leading that charge.
Krish Raghav
10.13.20
straight ups

Black Japanese youth discuss BLM and their experiences of racism

The East Asian nation is home to a sizeable Black diaspora, but the experiences of its members are rarely represented in Japan's cultural mainstream.
Sogo Hiraiwa
10.8.20
Culture

How Manila’s creative community is handling life under lockdown

Eight young Filipinos tell us how they've adjusted to spending more than half a year living under the country's tough (and ongoing) restrictions.
Alyssa Lapid
10.8.20
Music

The London-based collective celebrating East and Southeast Asians in music

With their Lunar New Year parties, livestream events and record label, Eastern Margins showcase music from the diaspora for their global community.
Kelly Lim
9.24.20
Music

Shanghai boy wonder Charity SsB is a genre-bending scene staple

Meet him and experience his eclectic debut mixtape ‘NIC3 2 MEET U’ here.
Qiuzi Zhang
9.16.20
Culture

Inside the bedrooms of six young Bangkok creatives

Six inspiring designers, actors and models living in Thailand's capital discuss their culture, the hottest local spots to visit and what their life looks like in 2020.
Ai Ito
9.14.20
Created with Richard Mille

Thomas Roussel: “Inspiration is born of emotion”

The musician and composer breaks down his process for conveying the epic emotion and energy of his composition for Richard Mille’s latest creation, RM 72-01 Lifestyle In-House Chronograph.
Ryan White
9.10.20
Created with Richard Mille

Benjamin Millepied: “I liked the idea of playing with time and space”

The choreographer and director discusses the making of the Richard Mille film, W I T H I N; a cinematic love letter to simple, spontaneous choreography.
Ryan White
9.10.20
Music

Woo Won-Jae is the dark prince of Korean hip-hop

The AOMG-signed South Korean rapper breaks all the rules on his debut album 'BLACK OUT'.
Qiuzi Zhang
9.8.20
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