Sophie Lee

Sophie Lee, CULTURED’s New York-based editorial assistant, received her bachelor’s degree from New York University. At the magazine, she writes regularly on authors including Sigrid Nunez and Samantha Irby, as well as filmmakers and musicians like Celine Song and Black Pumas. The Chicago native has also had work appear in publications including Interview, V Magazine, and L’Officiel.

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Literature

How Did 5-Time Pulitzer Finalist Joyce Carol Oates Become a Gen-Z Twitter Meme?

By Sophie Lee
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Fashion Parties

TyLynn Nguyen, Jen Guidi, Rebecca Ramsey, Grace Kennedy Piehl, and More Join 'CULTURED' and Vince In Los Angeles to Kick Off the Summer Season

By Sophie Lee
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Bespoke Fashion

Yuki Yagi Is the Most Studious Man Working in Streetwear—His New Label and Research Library Prove It

By Sophie Lee
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Art This Week in Culture

Thinking of Extending Your Design Fair Trip in Los Angeles? Here Are This Month’s 9 Must-See Exhibitions in the City

By Sophie Lee
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Design

Interior Designer Athena Calderone Spent a Year Without Furniture In Her New Manhattan Home. It Was All Part of Her Process

By Sophie Lee
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Design Parties

Brigette Romanek, Lily Kwong, Casey Fremont, and More Join Woven’s Danielle Barr and ‘CULTURED’ For a Celebration of Women in Design

By Sophie Lee
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Art

At the End of the Day, Artist Diedrick Brackens's Textiles Are About Trying to Love—And Asking to Be Loved

By Sophie Lee
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Fashion Film Video

Look Inside the Cover Shoot That Landed Gwyneth Paltrow 'Pantsless' on Page Six

By Sophie Lee
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Literature Video

Would You Believe Us if We Said Acclaimed Poet Ocean Vuong Pulls His Inspiration From Cage Fighting?

By Sophie Lee
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Film Video

Bowen Yang Chases Lasagna With Diet Coke and a Martini, and Other Revelations From the Star’s Cover Shoot

By Sophie Lee
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Fashion

7 Fashion Devotees Sort the Winners From the Losers at the Met Gala

By Sophie Lee
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Fashion Parties

Pamela Anderson, Doja Cat, Lauren Sanchez, Jeff Bezos, and More Join Monse and 'CULTURED' to Toast the Met Gala

By Sophie Lee
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Fashion

Lafayette 148's Emily Smith Meets the Woman Who Inspired Her Latest Collection

By Sophie Lee
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Parties

The Butcher's Daughter Embraces Its Founding Principle of Rebellion With a New Expansion and Era of Plant-Based Eating

By Sophie Lee
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Literature Parties

Still Hungry for Print After the NY Art Book Fair? Here Are the Best Small Presses To Follow Year-Round

By Sophie Lee