Ruth Ossai Photographs the Women of Nollywood in Miu Miu
In celebration of Miu Miu's Women's Tales series, which celebrates female filmmakers, the Nigerian-born photographer trains her lens on the country's booming film industry, and the women within it. Photographed by Ruth Ossai. Fashion Editor: Daniel Obasi.
Sex Diaries: The Hot Sex Robot Who Can’t Heat Up
A tender tribute to the beloved “New York” magazine column, Sex Diaries, which asks an anonymous person (or in this case, personage) to record a few days from their sex life.
Fall 2018 Couture’s Most “Gala” and Amusing Trends
New creative energy at fashion houses both venerable and emerging means haute couture has a new audience. Here, the leading looks from Paris’ fall Couture Week as seen by our hyper-stylized, hyper-fictional correspondent Speranza Wilde.
Just Don’t Do It: Anne Boyer On the Power of Saying “No”
An excerpt from the Cy Twombly Award–winning poet’s latest book shows us how to refuse, reject, and rebel.
Hilma af Klint Did It All First
On the occasion of Swedish painter Hilma af Klint’s first major solo exhibition in the United States, which opens at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in October, we examine what contemporary artists can learn from this prescient visionary
The Legacy of Bernadette Corporation Is Alive and Well
Nineties art collective Bernadette Corporation is the influence behind a swath of New York art-house fashion brands. GARAGE captures the work of a new generation picking up where BC left off. Photographed by Annie Powers. Fashion Editor: Stella Greenspan.
Women Are Driving the New Wave of Film in Nigeria
Adébólá Ráyò remembers growing up with Nollywood films, and how women are behind its most exciting changes.
A History of Electronic Dresses
From Alexander McQueen LED garments to poorly wired minidresses at Max’s Kansas City, GARAGE traces the history of clothes that lit up runways and red carpets.
Why Are Robots So Badly Dressed?
GARAGE explores why the most terrifying thing about the creatures threatening world domination may be their poorly-tailored suits.
This Rei Kawakubo Disciple Wants to Dress You in Black
Kei Ninomiya, who began his career as a patternmaker at Comme des Garçons, has his own blossoming line under the brand’s banner. Photographed by Rinko Kawauchi. Fashion Editor: Matt Holmes.
What Luxury Marijuana Means for Weed’s Original Entrepreneurs
California is the largest state to legalize recreational marijuana—and business is booming. But from rural Humboldt County to the city of Oakland, some are getting left behind. Photographed by Arden Surdam.
In 1980: Octavia Butler Asked, Why Is Science Fiction So White?
First published in Transmission Magazine, the afrofuturist author’s essay “The Lost Races of Science Fiction” resonates more than ever in today’s conversations around race and representation.