yba

Culture

8 cultural figures on the radical influence of sarah lucas

From Jake Chapman to Pam Hogg and Olivia Laing, i-D speaks to cultural figures across art, fashion, and literature about the work of Sarah Lucas, as she opens her first US survey at the New Museum in New York.
Benoit Loiseau
9.26.18
Art

iconic YBA gillian wearing on the performance of daily life

Gillian Wearing reflects on her just-closed exhibition at the National Gallery that continued her exploration of the masks we wear.
Philomena Epps
6.14.17
Art

a loss of sensation — the ybas in crisis

After 26 years of sell-out exhibitions, major retrospectives and art world domination, are the YBAs finally moving on and trying new things, or has the art scene just moved on and left them behind?
i-D Team
10.17.14
Art

why young artists are returning to drawing in the digital age

At the big museum shows opening alongside Frieze this year, you’d struggle to find much evidence of one of art’s most unsung and low-key practices – drawing. But look a little deeper and you’ll find young artists are experimenting with it in innovative...
Felix Petty
10.17.14
Art

angela bulloch collaborates with fine-tuned, supersonic speed machine, rolls royce

Throughout Frieze Art Fair and through the shiny, shiny windows of Berkeley Square’s Rolls Royce showroom, you can currently spot the building blocks of Turner Prize nominee, Angela Bulloch’s installation, Cipher of L.
Felicity Kinsella
10.15.14
Film

rock, roll and 20,000 days on earth with nick cave

Visual artists Iain Forsyth and Jane Pollard met and began working together at Goldsmiths art school in the mid 90s. Initially celebrated for their re-creations of crucial moments in the history of pop culture and rock ‘n’ roll lore, they’ve been...
i-D Team
9.26.14