At this year’s MAGIC trade show in Las Vegas I had the privilege to finally meet and talk to Steve Gordon also known as “RDQLUS”. I have followed RDQLUS’ work with the famed OSD cast and his own top of the line brand. I was delighted to hear that one of his biggest projects [...]
Perched at the west end of the interior is a 16-foot tall sculpture with its head hanging in its hands. With X’s on it’s eyes, hands, and feet, the artist behind the massive fiberglass and metal installation should be well known to you. Companion (Passing Through), the incredible work of the legendary KAWS now makes [...]
Reebok introduces the City Classics collection curated by iconic graffiti writer Stash for Fall/Winter 2013. Stash assembles a dream team of international graffiti writers to design a capsule collection to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Classic Leather silhouette. The 12 artists featured are: Wane (NYC), Eklips (LA), Pose (Chicago), Mad (Philadelphia), Tati (Miami), Totem [...]
KAWS sub brand with Medicom Toy, OriginalFake is ending it’s run soon. But before the end we are seeing a lot goodies coming out to fill the void when they no longer exisst. We see the brown version of KAWS Companion “Passing Through” vinyl figure being released. In a coordinated release toay, both OriginalFake flagship [...]
Our 48 minute Unused Footage Edit from Pretty Sweet is now available on iTunes. Here’s just a taste.
A full length film by Mike Manzoori & Bill Weiss – Available on iTunes and DVD May 27th
Upper Playground has released this book showcasing the striking cholo art style of Mike Giant. The hardcover book is a must-have for fans of Mike’s work as a tattooist, street artist as well as his graphics for Rebel8 clothing. It contains 680 illustrations spread out over the 304 pages and is a steal at the Upper [...]
Arguably best known for his flamboyant style with signature hair and cap, ex-Guns N’ Roses guitarist Slash is more or less immortalized in this truly unique bust by Ron English. Based on the popular album artwork this artpiece is made in collaboration with prestigious Hong Kong sculpture house Garage Works in a limited run of only [...]
The newest sneaker gas mask from Freehand Profit is another crazy one. This time the rarely seen Air Jordan V “BIN 23″ turned into a piece of sneaker art. “Even I cringed at the thought when my buddy Henry, known as the artist- DeathVSLife, suggested sacrificing his ‘Bin 5′s to the Chopping Block last summer. [...]
Covered this week is Tthe Superhero Pack from Nike Sportswear, the Reebok Court Victory Pump, and the new Nike Twitter RSVP.
New Balance invites Those NB’s for a up close and personal tour of the New York New Balance Flagship Store. Shoes, apparel and in-store shoe making all in the heart of NYC.