Last night Sneaker Pimps brought their Hitman HD Tour to Los Angeles. Hosted at The Holy Grail in the heart of downtown, the tour celebrated the release of the latest Hitman game with an in-store XBOX tournament, a pop-up exhibition with artwork inspired by the franchise, live art by SN'EADS by Ree and a special performance by Thurz. Check out photos from the night after the jump!
The Woven pack introduces new colorways of the Vans OTW Ludlow and Prelow this spring. Utilizing embossed woven detailing throughout the quarter panel, the Ludlow presents a set of black leather uppers while the Prelow features a canvas fabrication throughout its toe vamp. Modern design meets the original as the Ludlow refines the classic wino style through upgraded materials and sophisticated simplicity and the Prelow builds the timeless oxford aesthetic on an UltraCush Lite outsole. Laser etched tongue branding, aged
Our friends over a Contrast Magazine present "9 On The Wall" this Friday, February 1, at the Human Imagination in Honolulu. The Hawaii-based mag brings the work of photographers Sagan Lockhart, Lenard Smith, Zak Noyle, Mike Coots, Kanoa Zimmerman and more together for this exhibition. "9 On The Wall" also celebrates the release of Contrast issue 9.9 On The Wall at the Human ImaginationOpening: 2/1/13 from 5pm to 11pm 1154 Nuuanu Ave.Honolulu, Hawaii 96817TheHumanImagination.infoView the full size event flier
Matthew DiVito or Mr.Div makes amazing motion graphics and turns them into really rad gifs. One could say they look like early 1980's graphics or something from the movie Tron. Peep some of our favorite gifs beyond the fold and check out more of Mr.Div's art on his tumblr page.
Korean artist Jeongmoon Choi exhibits some unique art installations for her first solo show, "Dialogue Lineaire". Currently running the 26th at Paris's Galerie Laurent Muller, "Dialogue Lineaire" presents three-dimensional pieces which utilize thread and UV light to create surreal environments in each setting. Check out more photos from the exhibit after the jump! (via Colossal)
Currently on display at Galleria Continua in San Gimignano "760 Stacked Bicycles" by Chinese contemporary artist Ai Weiwei is one impressive piece where each bike physically attached to each other one creating a single structure which can be viewed from the inside of the sculpture. There are several other works on display which can been seen here. Peep beyond the fold to see more images of this insane installation.
I know guys that skate in their Bedfords but I've never heard of guys turning their Bedfords into skates...well until today. Dude by the SkateLog pseudonym of Ryoskatekov accomplished the latter.He hollowed out the footbed and outsole of the Bedford and built a roller skate base FROM SCRATCH. Props to you, Ryo. That's pretty ****** cool. Interested? Check out his full tutorial at SkateLog Forum.
Directed by Harmony Korine and starring James Franco doing his best Riff Raff impersonation, Selena Gomez, Ashley Benson, Vanessa Hudgens, Rachel Korine and Gucci Maine. "Spring Breakers" is the story of four college girls who rob a restaurant so they can go to spring break vacation in Florida and then everything kicks off. Just watch the trailer, it's amazing. The film is out in theaters this spring.
The Vans OTW Collection unveils the Perf pack for spring 2013. The pack is characterized by its utilization of premium perforated nubuck throughout four silhouettes – the Alcon, Lasdun, Prelow and Stovepipe – and two accompanying accessories – the Washburn Backpack and Balfour Wallet – from the line. The high-top Alcon and lightweight Prelow surface with black colorways while the blucher-styled Lasdun and deconstructed Stovepipe present grey renderings. Grey also dresses the accessories with diamond-patterned perforation covering the exterior and
Regen Projects in Hollywood was a stage set for Jack Pierson's "19th comeback attempt in as many years he still relentlessly bangs a drum for the critical and curatorial attention that has eluded him since his move into big budget studio roles" His latest exhibition " The End Of The World" is a play on the world of cinema meeting contemporary art, represented in massive typography installation of the exhibit title as well other pieces reflecting the idea.