youth culture

youth culture

I Went to a Workshop On How to Deal with Loitering Teens

A room filled with worried boomers, a 72-year-old "expert in street culture" and an actor playing a loitering teen – a recipe for a wonderful afternoon.
Pien Goutier
7.19.18
Photography

This Photographer Spent Nearly Ten Years with Europe’s Graffiti Youth

Marco Mendia shares his grainy snapshots of rebellious graffiti youth in metro tunnels and abandoned warehouses.
Beckett Mufson
4.12.18
urban legends

Unpicking the Urban Legend of 'Shag Bands'

Remembering the coloured gel bracelets that somehow got linked to hickeys and blowjobs.
Hannah Ewens
2.10.17
VICE TALKS FILM

We Met Sasha Lane, the Breakout Star of 'American Honey'

We met the breakout star of 'American Honey' to talk about how she was discovered on a beach during spring break, and what it was like working with director Andrea Arnold.
VICE Staff
2.7.17
Art

Teen Collective Teaches You How to Scam the Patriarchy

Woke teens gather at the New Museum for workshops on urban herbalism and self defense.
Anna Furman
12.12.16
VICELAND UK Census

I Tried to Find and Join Britain's Remaining Style Tribes

People say subcultures are over, but I met a load of people in London and Liverpool who would disagree.
Oobah Butler
9.21.16
sub.culture

Photos from 90s Shows That Will Make You Wish You Were Young Again

We spoke to the curator of 'Teen Spirit,' a new photo exhibition about being a teenager and wearing silly clothes and going to shows with your friends.
Yasmin Jeffery
8.20.16
Europe: The Final Countdown

Supposedly Apathetic Millennials Are Not the Ones to Blame for Brexit

It was widely reported that just 36 percent of 18-24-year-olds voted, but a new study shows it was more like 64 percent – the largest youth turnout in 25 years. What else did the media get wrong?
Sam Wolfson
7.12.16
Music

It's Not Over Yet: Remembering New Rave, 10 Years On

It was once called "a piss-poor youthquake that will soon go out of fashion", but new rave set a precedent for everything that's going on right now.
Clive Martin
2.25.16
Op-Eds

What I Learned Growing Up as a Very Serious Fan of The Darkness

“The song, ‘I Believe In a Thing Called Love’ has changed my life. I am now a full on rocker!” read my diary on 20th September, 2003.
Angus Harrison
2.20.16
Stuff

Brands and Celebrities Have Taken Control of 'Cool' and Left True Innovators in the Lurch

It seems almost anybody, or any brand, can suddenly reboot themselves as a swagged-out standard bearer of cool.
Clive Martin
12.9.15
Travel

Photos of Madrid's Teenage Posers

The kids told me about their knockoff designer clothes, their love of trap and hip-hop, and the "laws of the street."
Alberto Rodríguez
12.4.15
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