refugee crisis

News

powerful portraits of refugees in london

This exhibitions contemplates the idea of ‘Belonging’ through 10 different stories of displacement.
Ryan White
10.29.19
peace week

what’s life like in the largest syrian refugee camp in the world?

23-year-old Palestinian refugee Omar Braika is documenting the stories of those in the Zaatari Syrian refugee camp of Jordan.
Shukri Lawrence
1.24.18
Film

model and activist lily cole on her refugee crisis documentary, 'light in dark places'

Led by Lily Cole, 'Light in Dark Places' is a one-off documentary focusing on Samos – the Greek island at the center of the refugee crisis.
Matthew Whitehouse
3.1.17
Culture

exclusive: read an extract from angelina jolie's interview of giles duley

We present an exclusive extract of Angelina Jolie's Humanity Magazine interview with the prolific photojournalist and documentarian of humanitarian issues Giles Duley. They discuss the power of his work and a year of covering the refugee crisis.
Humanity Magazine
2.6.17
Culture

​harley weir on shooting the homes and houses of the calais jungle

'Homes' is a new photobook by Harley Weir that documents the Calais Jungle with a raw beauty and emotional tenderness.
Felix Petty
11.14.16
News

lily allen urges britain to do more for refugees

'I apologize on behalf of my country, for what we've put you through,' Allen told a 13-year-old refugee from Afghanistan while visiting a camp less than 100 miles from her recording studio.
Isabelle Hellyer
10.13.16
News

​ai weiwei unveils controversial lifejacket installation in austria

The Chinese artist continues to use to his work to draw attention to the refugee crisis.
Felix Petty
7.15.16
Berlin

wolfgang tillmans announces tate modern exhibition

The photographer, artist, and longtime i-D contributor is staging a retrospective exhibition of recent work at the London gallery, whilst dedicating his Berlin project space to the refugee crisis.
Felix Petty
4.19.16
Music

berlin nightclubs raise $45,000 for refugees

Germany's 'welcome culture' extends to its legendary nightlife scene.
Matthew Whitehouse
4.11.16
Culture

5 young european photographers to follow

From the refugee crisis to the suburbs to women's rugby: we celebrate the commitment of the young guard with the European photographic festival Circulation(s).
Malou Briand Rautenberg
4.8.16
News

​see the haunting and shocking images that won this year’s world press photo awards

The annual event celebrated the best photojournalism of 2015, with images of the refugee crisis, the Syrian Civil War, and the Black Lives Matter movement dominating each category.
Felix Petty
2.19.16
Music

​m.i.a. questions the refugee crisis in new video for 'borders'

The former i-D cover star, visual artist and musician takes the helm in a new video for her latest political single.
Tom Ivin
11.27.15