RIO RANCHO HIGH SCHOOL WINS THE VANS CUSTOM CULTURE
Vans announces Rio Rancho High School of New Mexico as the winner of the fifth annual Custom Culture art and design competition. At the final event held on June 10 at New York City’s Industria Superstudio, celebrity judges MKTO, Steve Caballero, Matt Shultz, Kemal Harris and Eley & Kishimoto selected the winning custom shoe designs among the top five finalist schools. Vans presented Rio Rancho High School with the grand-prize $50,000 donation to support its art program. Vans also awarded the four runner-up schools – Carlsbad High School (Calif.),Cinnaminson High School (N.J.), Eastern High School (Ky.), Parker High School (S.D.) – with a $4,000 donation each for their art programs.