Somerset House

Culture

how to make an independent magazine

In this week’s episode of i-D’s fashion podcast, 'Fash-ON Fash-OFF,' we’re joined by Bertie Brandes of Mushpit and Sharan Dhaliwal of Burnt Roti, plus Somerset House’s Claire Catterall talks us through new exhibition, Print! Tearing It Up.
Matthew Whitehouse
6.28.18
Culture

documenting the magic of mali's youth culture

Malick Sidibé's lens captured the vivacity and energy of a newly independent Mali in the 1960s; his black and white shots of the country's youth are soaked in laughter and romance. As Somerset House prepares for the first major retrospective in the UK...
Ryan White
9.15.16
Music

'björk digital' exhibition to make its european premiere in london

For the virtual reality exhibition, the Icelandic innovator has collaborated with some of the finest visual artists and programmers in the world.
Charlotte Gush
7.19.16
Fashion

imaging black masculinity ten years in the future

As he launches his new project '2026' at Somerset House today, Ibrahim Kamara writes an impassioned piece about the changing vision of black masculinity.
Ibrahim Kamara
7.6.16
News

​london fashion week is moving

The British Fashion Council have announced that the shows will be leaving Somerset House for a car park in Soho.
i-D Staff
4.27.15
News

​naomi campbell to launch london fashion week with show in aid of ebola

London Fashion Week will launch on 19th February with a Fashion For Relief show at Somerset House hosted by Naomi Campbell to help raise funds and awareness towards the fight against Ebola.
Felicity Kinsella
1.28.15
Photography

model and muse nicolle meyer shares her fond memories of fashion photographer guy bourdin

From 1977 to 1980 the pair were inseparable, and to this day, he holds a special place in her heart. As Somerset House opens its doors to Guy Bourdin: Image-maker, the largest exhibition of his work to date and which contains a room solely dedicated to...
Tish Weinstock
11.26.14
News

guy bourdin: image-maker opens at somerset house tomorrow

The largest retrospective of the photographer's work opens tomorrow
Tish Weinstock
11.26.14
News

fashioning winter opens at somerset house

Check out the style in cooler climes
i-D Team
11.12.14
Art

hattie stewart, the doodle bomber

A visual language speaks volumes about our cultural landscape, whether through film, magazines or fashion. So, according to cult illustrator Hattie Stewart, today is all about fun! And who are we to argue when she’s lent her eye-popping doodles to...
i-D Team
7.30.14