THE DIY ISSUE
08 BREE RUNWAY Rising singer-songwriter and rapper Bree Runway discusses her “superhero” persona, internet trolls and how therapy has helped her grow as an individual and an artist.
60 LITTLE SIMZ Grey Area, Little Simz’s critically acclaimed third studio album, tackled the disorientation of her twenties – for HUNGER, she explains how 2020 has brought a new clarity.
30 NIKSEN Need a break from hustle culture? Embrace the virtue in being idle with the Dutch stressreducing practice that encourages people to do, well, absolutely nothing.
70 ZIWE FUMUDOH Speaking to fellow comedian and writer Athena Kugblenu, the host of Baited With Ziwe opens up about navigating the entertainment industry and making powerful people face difficult truths.
36 THE GAMES WE PLAY See you by the swings! We reconnect to the power of childhood creativity with energetic colours, whimsical shapes and unbridled expression. Imaginary friends not included.
76 PAAPA ESSIEDU The breakout star of I May Destroy You talks about working with Michaela Coel, how London has shaped him and why he’s taken charge of his own narrative.
16 KIM PETRAS A Zoom call with the pop star who has never hesitated to take bold new steps, whether moving from small-town Germany to LA or fighting for trans visibility and LGBTQIA+ rights.
22 MALACHI KIRBY In conversation with his Small Axe cast mate Letitia Wright, the actor talks about representing Black British history on screen and working with Oscar-winning director Steve McQueen.
42 QUEERCORE With a rebel yell, photographer Jordan Rossi creates a fashion shoot in the style of the 1980s queer punk movement, calling out the issues facing today’s LGBTQIA+ community.
48 POWER PLAY For FW 2020/2021, explore the sensual and refined duality of la donna Fendi through offbeat contrasts and voluptuous shapes. “Get you a girl who can do both.”
54 HEAVY IN YOUR ARMS If we’ve learnt anything this year, it’s that we can’t take real-life connection for granted. Omega celebrates the power of togetherness.