Paper, stylized as paper, is a new york city-based independent magazine focusing on fashion, popular culture, nightlife, music, art and film. past cover models include kim kardashian, katy perry, miley cyrus, prince, jeremy scott, cl, and jennifer lopez.
paper was founded and launched in 1984 by editors kim hastreiter and david hershkovits (with lucy sisman, richard weigand, and jake weston) as a black and white 16-page fold-out. production was done in the offices of the new york times. the magazine has since evolved into a monthly print and digital magazine.