this artist paints the private and public personas of her friends
By painting her subjects in two poses, Kim Hyunji's life-size portraits capture the duality of a generation.
remembering the golden age of the queer internet
AfterEllen, Neopets and Livejournal served as a gathering place for queer young people.
watch us test the internet’s strangest beauty products
We asked a bunch of i-D friends to test out the most bizarre beauty products we were able to buy online for anything between $5 and $25.
a guide to forgotten internet heroes
Tell me here, where are you now that I need ya?
social media is helping us talk about mental health, says study
77% said of young people say it's easier to find personal stories and advice online than in-person.
why are people smashing makeup on the internet?
Between cutting up lipsticks and melting expensive powders, the beauty industry has found a new way to interrogate itself about consumerism, waste, and excess.
wikipedia vandals list paul ryan as an invertebrate, and other acts of online protest
It's the latest protest tool for a new generation.
artist cecilia salama explores digital loneliness through butterflies and gymnastics
Her new show is a deceptively cutesy investigation into concerns with privacy on the internet. Who knew baby pink butterflies could be so deep?
proof that prince was an internet genius
The Prince Online Museum explores The Purple One's dual contributions to artistic rights and cyberspace through over 20 years of official websites.
the a-z of y2k
Switch on your lava lamp, take a seat in your inflatable chair, and reminisce about a time when holograms and iridescent clothing made as much sense as us all living inside 'The Matrix.'
naked selfies are about so much more than attention
We speak to Matthew Hart, a PhD student researching the selfie, about why there is an emotional and social upside of posting NSFW pictures of yourself online.
a girl’s guide to the internet
The internet suspends us in an endless landscape of self-loathing, loneliness, glee, and hysteria. Here’s your guide to surviving it.