LGBTQ

Fashion

aaron philip is a pioneer for equality in fashion

Making history as the first black, disabled, trans woman to sign to a major modeling agency is all in a day’s work for 17-year-old high schooler Aaron Philip.
Ryan White
3 days ago
Music

nick monaco's 'heroin disco' is a distorted dance track about the opioid crisis

The DJ and producer turns his attention to America's overdose epidemic — throwing a surreal dance party where everything's not what it seems.
Ariana Marsh
5 days ago
Culture

tabitha nikolai's virtual worlds explore trans identity and social isolation

The artist creates immersive digital environments where rules — and gender norms — don't exist.
Brendan Seibel
11.12.18
Music

meet alextbh, malaysia's first queer pop star

Listen to his latest single 'walls,' premiering exclusively on i-D.
Nicole DeMarco
11.7.18
Culture

james whiteside defies the heteronormative world of ballet

i-D talks to the ballet superstar about his psychosexual dance play, and his Dairy Queens drag persona Ühu Betch.
Emma Russell
11.7.18
Culture

tillie walden writes sci-fi space adventures about queer love

The 22-year-old's latest comic has an all-female cast — plus a nonbinary character and a male cat.
Emma Russell
10.31.18
Film

'flu$h' is the queer punk sex worker comedy we need

Heather María Ács's filmmaking debut, executive produced by Silas Howard, gets its NYC premiere at NewFest.
Mariella Mosthof
10.26.18
Culture

what it's like to be black and lgbtq in brazil

Brazil is already the most dangerous country in the world to be transgender, and a bigot is poised to become president. Ahead of this weekend's landmark election, i-D meets the artists who want better.
Igi Ayedun
10.25.18
Culture

the unbridled joy of the alternative miss world

Alternative Miss World began five decades ago, and has grown to become a fanatical haven of exhibitionism and voyeurism. Returning to London last weekend, we met its founder Andrew Logan.
Alex Gerry
10.25.18
Culture

netflix's 'élite' puts powerful queer stories at the forefront

There's a reason why we've all fallen under Ander and Omar's spell.
Álvaro Piñero
10.24.18
Music

singer-songwriter raveena is normalizing queer, brown love

The video for her new track “Temptation” embraces the nuances of desire outside of the Western, heteronormative gaze.
Braudie Blais-Billie
10.24.18
Fashion

why accepting my sexuality marked the beginning of my career

And how art school can be a safe space from an unforgiving society.
Domantas Smaizys
10.18.18