The Cholo Artists Redefining Gay Rap
In Los Angeles, some Latinx artists are pushing the artistic frontiers of homo hop—a musical subgenre of hip hop that blurs the boundaries between sexuality, queer identity, and gangster rap.
Making Fake Jizz for a Porn Video
On Taji’s second day working as a Production Assistant for the custom fetish video company, Anatomik Media, his on-set roles brought him closer to the action.
Gurls Talk with Adwoa Aboah
Conoce a las bailarinas que están rompiendo el estigma ligado a las strippers
i-D cover star Adwoa Aboah inestigates the Los Angeles stripping scene, meeting dancers Shay, Kasey, and Alabama to understand how they embrace their sexuality.
Gritty Johannesburg, Human/Puppet Theater, and Canine Video Art
We visit LA-based canine groomer Jess Rona, see how theater group Phantom Limb combines human and puppet actors to surreal effect for their newest play, Memory Rings and finally head to the Kalashnikovv Gallery in Johannesburg.
Surreal Masks, An Irreverent Half-Time Dance Squad, and Infinity Burial Suits
In this episode, we visit performance artist Henry David Nobody Jr.'s studio to see his provocative and transformative self-portrait masks, meet the LA City Municipal Dance Squad, and face mortality with Jae Rhim Lee's infinity burial suits.
Chef's Night Out
Breakfast for Dinner at Sqirl
Jessica Koslow knows how to make ricotta toast, but does she know how to party?
Icy Lake: A Night Slugs x Fade to Mind Short Film
Icy Lake' explores the mystery behind Dat Oven's suicidally hot 'Icy Lake' track while connecting the dots between tribal house, vogue, grime, and the future.
Homeboy Industries entfernt Gang-Tattoos
Was machst du mit den ganzen Gang-Tattoos, wenn du aus deiner Gang ausgestiegen bist?
Austin Rivers on Playing for Dad
We rode shotgun with Austin as he waxed on his tough transition to pro ball.
Getting Gang Tattoos Removed in East Los Angeles
We head to Los Angeles where Homeboy Industries has started a program to help former gang members remove their visible tattoos.
Streets By VICE
Sunset Boulevard: The Definitive Los Angeles Street
For our Los Angeles episode of City Guides, we follow iconic Sunset Boulevard from east to west, linking L.A.’s past to its emerging future.
Sex + Food
Eating Sushi Off a Naked Body
Sushi served on a naked woman. Need we say more?