korea

Culture

seoul's young creatives on transcending the k-bubble

How young creatives are supporting each other and pushing the boundaries of the city's rapidly evolving scene.
Mitch Parker
12.5.18
tv

5 amazing korean soaps on netflix to keep you warm this winter

When the temperature drops, your blankets, political corruption scandals and supernatural romances are your best friends.
Cheryl Santos
11.29.18
Fashion

all you need to know about seoul fashion week

No single influence (both on and off the catwalk) was more pervasive than that of Demna Gvasalia.
Liam Hess
3.30.18
Culture

yaeji is leading the way for a new wave of introspective melodic dance music

The 24-year-old Korean-American musician makes music that transcends language and explores identity.
Frankie Dunn
3.16.18
Music

the rising female musicians of seoul's underground scene

Five singers, producers, and DJs creating a wildly imaginative, creative new scene in South Korea's dance clubs.
Jennifer Cheng
1.12.18
straight ups

how the locals do street style in seoul

Simmering style in South Korea's capital, straight up!
i-D Team
8.22.17
Fashion

introducing blindness, korea’s most progressive fashion brand

Nominated for the LVMH Prize, Blindness is the emerging Seoul-based designer duo whose cross-cultural and hyper-historicist work is about to rock the fashion world.
Anders Christian Madsen
3.2.17
Fashion

vetements takes korea

With 'Original Fakes,' Vetements' first event in Korea, the cult brand drew attention to fashion's destructive fake market while giving their fans what they want most of all — the real thing.
Anders Christian Madsen
10.18.16
Music

cl is the k-pop superstar with the west in her sights

As she shares her official US debut single, 'Lifted,' the Korean megastar tells us about her plan for conquering America, and how Method Man taught her to dance.
Taylor Glasby
8.25.16
Music

​video premiere: jay park, 'all I wanna do' (hoodboi remix)

The Korean-American popstar is joined by Australian model Lily May Mac in the video for his new track.
Hattie Collins
7.18.16
Beauty

what it’s like growing up with korean beauty standards

The pressure felt by women to conform to beauty ideals is obviously experienced across many cultures, but South Korea does have a particularly narrow standard.
Sabrina Shim
5.26.16
Music

premiere: pute deluxe, 'joe'

Studio Ghibli soundtracks like you've never heard them before -- as interpreted by Seoul-based collective Pute Deluxe.
Francesca Dunn
4.21.16
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