open-hearted (and underwater) with michèle lamy
Artist, shaman, businesswoman: trying to define Michèle Lamy remains impossible, and perhaps it would not be fair or respectful to do so.
Gloria Maria Cappelletti
into a dream: nana komatsu on the cover of i-D japan's new issue
Shot by Harley Weir and styled Julia Sarr Jamois, Japanese actress and model Nana Komatsu is the cover star of i-D Japan's The Original Issue. Originate, don't imitate!
6 japanese actors to watch
On personal expression and the biggest challenges they face.
for these tokyo athletes, the street is their stage
A new approach to performance and the body, from Parkour to dance.
meet the coolest kids from tokyo, straight up!
Open your ears to the voices that get washed away in the hustle and bustle of present day Tokyo. You may find what you were looking for.
japanese multi-hyphenate ayami nakajo misses flip phones
Ayami Nakajo is a Japanese model whose role extends into the world of acting. What’s on the mind of this 20-year-old as she overcomes difficulties with love?
japanese music legend ryuichi sakamoto on why the perfect album can't exist
A conversation with the Japanese musical legend as he appears at the Park Avenue Armory and readies his latest release, 'Async'.
the editor of 'fruits' magazine on the rise and fall of harajuku
Shoichi Aoki, the editor of the pioneering Japanese street style magazine, sounds off on the future of Tokyo style.
ten things you need to know about i-D japan's new cover girl
Meet Manami Kinoshita, the superstar gracing the cover of i-D Japan's third issue — out now!
feminists from around the world on what needs to change
In recognition and support of International Women's Day, i-D teams across the globe spoke to bold feminist voices in their nations, to find out what issues they want addressed as the fight for equality continues.
kid fresino is japan's young rapper on the rise
This year, we celebrated the birth of i-D Japan and its very own edition of the print magazine — the first to be created outside of the UK. For the debut issue, i-D Japan spoke to the young rap maverick Kid Fresino in a rare interview (he's not one to...
kim jones talks time traveling and hoarding vintage denim
i-D Japan met Kim in Tokyo to find out where he draws his inspiration.
Kazumi Asamura Hayashi