What does New York mean today? For Document’s tenth anniversary, we simultaneously took a local and global approach to exploring what a city that changes like the seasons represents in a world that is hardly recognizable from the one we knew several years ago. Where can emerging cultural phenomena and new ideas be found? Can they be found?
These questions took us back to the burgeoning punk and avant-garde art scenes of the ’70s, throughout the city’s storied literary landscape, and into the future of cruising culture to discover the animating spirit that weaves together New York’s legendary past and its unpredictable rebirth.
With Iggy Pop, Oliver Sim, Sigourney Weaver, Ashton Sanders, Little Simz, Ocean Vuong, Xavier Dolan, Juergen Teller, Ottessa Moshfegh, Nan Goldin, Willy Vanderperre, Olivier Rizzo, Mario Sorrenti, Glen Luchford, Panos Yiapanis, Jack Pierson, Eileen Myles, McKenzie Wark, Edmund White, Matthew Williams, Sarah Richardson, Amber Valletta, Ever Anderson, James Cameron, Gray Sorrenti, Jackie Nickerson, Theo Wenner, Nicolas Party, Richard Bush, Suzanne Lindon, Perfume Genius, Venetia Scott, Indigo Lewin, Camille Bidault-Waddington, Gabriela Hearst, Frédéric Lagrange, Troy Montes-Michie, The Art of Cruising, Ten Writers on Joan Didion, Ukraine, A Trans Bohemia in Brooklyn, Abstract Photos by Jimmy DeSana, and more.