Vans launches online voting today for the Vans Custom Culture high school art competition and calls on the public to help narrow down 50 semi-finalists to the top five contenders competing for $50,000 for their school’s art program. To celebrate this milestone in the 2015 program, Vans releases a special colorway of the Authentic that was designed by 2014 winners Rio Rancho High School from New Mexico.
Starting today, April 24 at 8am PDT through May 11 at 5pm PDT,
Last Thursday, DC Shoes hosted "L'art Reflète la Vie", an exhibition by artist and musician Shelton Woolright at the DC Shoes HUB, in the heart of Paris. The exhibition, Art Imitating Life, portrays a series of photographic prints based on his signature tudor rose. A large crowd of art enthusiasts came out to the event and enjoyed a beer with the artist and a few of his band mates that made the trip from London for the evening.
Ten of the world’s best tattoo artist, Roman Abrego, Andres Acosta, Michele Agostini, Joe Capobianco, Myke Chambers, Victor Chil, Yomico Moreno, Fabio Onorini, Sasha Unisex and Norm Will Rise showcased their skills on the Vans icon silhouette: the Classic Slip On. Everyone can vote for their favorite shoe simply by shooting and posting through your own
It's almost Christmas so if you're looking for a present for someone special, you know where to start shopping. Can't go wrong with some Bob Haro art.
Check out the FATJAM poster first, and then see what else he's got in his webshop.
Jeff Decker worked with DC recently on the Summer 14 collection, bringing several unique pieces to the DC line.
Movies like ET and Rad typify the immense popularity of BMX at the time. The 1980s also saw the development of freestyle BMX riding, which saw riders invent creative tricks and stunts on the bikes in favour of competition-based BMX racing. This marked the advent of BMX as a counterculture, along the lines of skateboarding and surfing, which has continued appeal to a wide
Gallery: "Aus der Liebe zur Kunst"
Address: Schönhauser Allee 54, 10437 Berlin, Germany
Opening: 20.09.2014 at 19:00
Photography Thesis “Appropriation of Urban space through the BMX Freestyle”
This Photography Thesis’s proposal is part of a current spread out
Damian Fulton “Rad!” Before the X games, GoPro videos, and energy drinks, a kid with an over productive Rad gland virtually invented extreme sports. 35 years ago Radical Rick first raged through the pages of BMX Plus! Magazine and launched the career of Artist Damian Fulton. Since then Radical Rick has appeared in over 150 comic episodes, on T-shirts and posters, more than a few tattooed body parts, and continues to influence artists today.