Ryan McGinley


“What Does It Mean to Have Survived?”: Lyle Ashton Harris, in Conversation With Ryan McGinley

May 20, 2024

Before opening his sprawling mid-career retrospective at Queens Museum, the 59-year-old artist talked art, activism, and acupuncture with his friend Ryan McGinley.


Todd Haynes on the Making and Meaning of May December

October 5, 2023

“Is there a table with a better view somewhere?”


Christopher Abbott and Jerrod Carmichael on Sex Appeal and Success

September 8, 2023

The elusive actor sits down with his close friend and “Poor Things” costar to reveal his origin story.

Before He Becomes Elvis, Austin Butler Answers Andy Warhol’s Questions

October 10, 2019

The 28-year-old California native answers some questions that Andy Warhol asked Matt Dillon in 1983, when the 19-year-old actor was similarly on the cusp of mega stardom.

Dominic Fike Enjoys Flying Under the Radar, For Now

June 14, 2019

He’s been written about in “The New Yorker,” but he could also walk through Midtown Manhattan, on a block with both a Sweetgreen and a Chopt, without being recognized.

Robert Pattinson tells Willem Dafoe what he’s terrified of

November 2, 2018

As he continues his controlled descent from mega-stardom to something stranger and much more interesting, Robert Pattinson discusses the importance of staying terrified with Willem Dafoe, another actor who knows a thing or two about disappearing into a role.

King Princess Explains the Internet to Mark Ronson

September 12, 2018

As her stage name implies, Mikaela Straus, otherwise known as King Princess, is a study in contradiction: a songwriter who mines the history of classic rock and a Twitter virtuoso fluent in the evolving language of now. On a break from recording her debut album, the 19-year-old took a few moments to explain the internet to her friend and collaborator Mark Ronson.

Ryan McGinley

November 25, 2008

This past summer, the photographer took his camera-and a few naked young friends-on the road across America. He gives Interview his daily travel diary as well as a few practice shots from a digital camera for his next major body of work.