This year's Hall of Fame Scholarship Auction is stacking up to be the biggest and best ever - with art contributions coming in from across the world. For the past six years, the National BMX Hall of Fame has held a silent auction in conjunction with their have BMX Art from every major BMX artist - from Bob Haro to Craig Hooper, Jim Koch to Christophe Boul, Carl Lein to Damian X Fulton, Todd Todd E. Betts to his son Bryce Betts and Austin Steele, along with some awesome photography prints by famed photographers such as Pull magazine's Jason McGuire, to Hall of Famer's Windy Osborn, gOrk and the late, great Russ Okawa. During this year's Hall of Fame induction ceremony, we will be awarding Marian University student Tyler Whitfield the first Hall of Fame scholarship. Tyler was chosen for his combined scholastic GPA, dedication to the sport, as well as his mad skills on a BMX bike and National Championship and future Olympic potential.
The Bitter End, an exhibition by American Artist Jason Jägel, and Curated by Arkitip will be up at The Hub in Paris from September 12th to November 15th, 2013. The exhibition launch will be on September 12th from 6pm to 9pm at The HUB, 15 rue Montorgueil, 75001 Paris.
Jason Jägel was born in Boston (Massachussetts) in 1971 and is now based in San Francisco. He graduated from the California College of Arts and Crafts and Stanford University. Jägel's work has been exhibited in many solo and collective shows in New York,
When I started riding in 1997 there were no Skateparks in NYC besides Mullaly in the South Bronx, Mullaly is in one of New York Cities toughest areas. If you can make it there you can make it anywhere. Thru the years there have been some ups and lately downs. Weather it's a corrupt city official or just lack of funding the skatepark has not gotten the well deserved attention it needs.
Brendan Vail a Nyack transplant has been the Leading Advocate to save Mullay from extinction. He has started a non-profit to
The upcoming edition of the Burning Ink event in Geneva, at the Square Gallery, will be the opportunity to launch a new exhibition called: The Braincover Art Show. In order to celebrate shared values between skate and custom culture, DLF The Machine will be presented at The Square Gallery during this period.
DLF is a unique motorbike created and built by Jipi from Geneva's Big Bore Cycles, with the collaboration of JMZ from Pulp 68 and DC Europe.
After six incredible shows across Paris, New York, London, Berlin, Madrid and Istanbul, DC Shoes presents the Burning Ink Art Show in Geneva from Monday the 2nd to Thursday the12th of September at The Square Gallery, 2 rue Diorama. At the forefront of the world's tattoo and illustration scenes, DC shoes’ Burning Ink invites a selection of talented artists, from illustrators and graphic designers to street-artists and tattoo artists, to join forces and present a completely unique show in each city. DC Shoes presents Burning Ink to challenge passion for illustration and tattoo. It's all in the name,'Burning Ink' is a
Acting as curator, Arkitip has chosen artist Jason Jägel to design a women's capsule collection for DC Shoes. Jason Jägel was born in 1971 in Boston, Massachusetts. He received degrees from California College of Arts and Crafts (BFA 1995) and Stanford University (MFA 2002). Jägel has been featured in numerous solo and group shows since 1995 including those in New York, Tokyo, Copenhagen, Milan, Barcelona, Los Angeles, Seattle, New Orleans and more. Jagel's work appears in the collections of The Museum of Modern Art, The San Francisco
Alli Sports, a division of the NBC Sports Group, today announced Krewella, New Politics and Talib Kweli as the headlining performers at the Dew Tour Beach Championships free concerts in Ocean City, Md. Dew Tour will continue the celebration of action sports with the new Dew Tour Recognize: Art exhibit, highlighting pieces created by pro skateboarders and other action sports industry artists. On Friday, June 21, Columbia Records electro-punk trio Krewella will headline a night of live music that will include a performance of their chart-topping, gold certified dance single “Alive.” Arriving on the electronic dance music scene in the summer of 2011 Krewella, comprised of sisters Jahan and Yasmin Yousaf and producer Kris “Rain Man” Trindl, have created a signature blend of self-produced electro, dubstep, and pop. With catchy melodies and heavy basslines, their performance is sure to light up the Ocean City crowd.
New Politics will kick off the night with their dynamic live show,