Aaron De La Cruz x Remix x Casio G-Shock Pop-Up Gallery Recap

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 14, 2014
Less than a week ago we previewed the Aaron De La Cruz x Remix x Casio G-Shock GD-6900 with hand-engraved lines mimicking Cruz’s signature freestyle art. Within our editorial we mentioned a temporary pop-up shop would open in Taipei to showcase the o...

Selfridges’ “Board Games” features Custom Skate Decks by Some of Fashion’s Greats

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 13, 2014
Purveyors of high fashion from its grand hub in the UK, Selfridges has a proven resumé in trend seeking. In keeping with this, the retail giant now adopts skateboarding into its arsenal, creating a set of custom decks to represent some of its regarde...

Banksy Teams Up with World Organizations for #WithSyria Campaign

CultureComments ⋅ Mar 11, 2014
As March 15, 2014 marks three years since the beginning of the ongoing crisis in Syria, Banksy has teamed up with the #WithSyria campaign and its coalition of organizations across the globe to bring attention to the unrest. The campaign sees Banksy a...

Red Bull Curates Protégés x HYPEBEAST Presents Pen & Paper with MAR

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 10, 2014
California native MAR has lived in many cities throughout the Los Angeles region, leaving his hand-drawn marker pieces on buildings, walls, utility boxes and light posts with his trademark style which ranges from abstractionist, realist and expressio...

Ian Strange “Landed” Installation @ The Art Gallery of South Australia

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 5, 2014
As a part of the 2014 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art, Aussie artist Ian Strange has opened his latest installation outside the Art Gallery of South Australia. Dubbed “Landed,” the architectural installation features a matte black str...

Dragon Ball Z x HMN ALNS “Fusion”

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 5, 2014
HMN ALNS takes us to the Fusion Saga of DBZ for his latest take on Dragon Ball Z and the world of fashion. Honing in on a defining event during the anime, the characters Goten and Trunks are shown sporting some of the most recognizable pieces in stre...

Red Bull Curates Protégés x HYPEBEAST Presents Pen & Paper with Toshikazu Nozaka

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 3, 2014
Beginning as a professional skateboarder, Toshikazu Nozaka’s work naturally led him to collaborations with skate brands, laying the foundation on which he would later build a career as a professional artist and tattoo artist. Drawing from a str...

Wolfgang Beltracchi – The World’s Premier Art Forger?

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 2, 2014
Wolfgang Beltracci’s story is that of a true hustler. From the 1990s through 2011, Beltracci and his wife were able to fool the world’s premier art experts, selling millions of dollars (about $46 million, to be exact) worth of ‘fake...

Tofer Chin Joins Forces with Converse for the Los Angeles CONS Project

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 1, 2014
As an encore to the first CONS project in Brooklyn, Converse traveled to the West Coast to roll out the second CONS Project: Los Angeles in a series of “global community projects designed to inspire the next generation of creative spirits throu...

HEXI Responsive Wall by Thibaut Sld

DesignComments ⋅ Feb 26, 2014
Adding to his “portfolio of self-initiated projects where geometry, light, mechanisms and interaction collide,” Canada-based artist Thibaut Sld has created “HEXI” – a responsive wall that reacts to nearby movement. Creat...

RVCA x The Seventh Letter Pop-Up Exhibition @ POW! WOW! Hawai’i 2014

ArtsComments ⋅ Feb 24, 2014
Longstanding friends and collaborators RVCA and The Seventh Letter recently joined forces at POW WOW 2014 for a pop-up exhibition. Aptly dubbed “Honolulu 014,” the exhibition was a last-minute addition to this year’s lineup and feat...

Yayoi Kusama “A Dream I Dreamed” Exhibition @ MoCA Shanghai Recap

ArtsComments ⋅ Feb 21, 2014
Multi-talented contemporary painter, sculptor and writer Yayoi Kusama is just over halfway through her latest show at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Shanghai. Titled “A Dream I Dreamed,” the touring exhibition looks back on her extensi...

Todd James “Supernatural” @ Sandra Gering Inc.

ArtsComments ⋅ Feb 20, 2014
Drawing upon his “colorful cast of warriors, sunbathers, sorcerers and girlfriends,” Todd James is set to make his way to New York’s Sandra Gering Inc. this month with “Supernatural.” Featuring all-new paintings and draw...

KAWS “Play Your Part” @ Galeria Javier Lopez

ArtsComments ⋅ Feb 20, 2014
KAWS kicks off 2014 with a brand new exhibition at Madrid’s Galeria Javier Lopez. Entitled “Play Your Part,” the new display is decidedly more intimate and smaller in scale than the Brooklyn artist’s recent stints at New York&...

Frodo Mikkelsen’s Landscapes on Skulls

ArtsComments ⋅ Feb 20, 2014
Copenhagen-based artist Frodo Mikkelsen tackles the idea of reincarnation head-on with his series of landscapes built on skulls. The artist uses an eclectic mix of small items found at local flea markets to create small woodland scenes placed atop th...