Hiroshi Fujiwara was recently featured in Japanese culture magazine Tokion. The feature offered a venture into the private life as well as his opinions on art and books. You are also subjected to some stunning photography of Hiroshi and his surroundings as well as a look at some upcoming Visvim gear.
Vans x Marc Jacobs is back with their latest collaborative effort for the Spring season. While Jacobs has done-up past Vans silhouettes like the Sk8-His, Old Skools, and Chukkas, the focus this season was on the Slip-Ons. Jacobs did these three models, in addition to other Slip-Ons that will drop throughout the Spring/Summer season. Check vault.vans.com in the next few weeks.
Just this past weekend, Berlin hosted the Loud Graphix exhibition. With a focus on last 20 years of European club culture there was an emphasis on music, graphic design and cultural expression via some influential examples. With artists like Mode 2, Parra, Jutojo, Pfadfinderei, Shoe, Delta, Machine, Mitch and Swifty, there was also debate regarding what effect changes in the music industry will have on graphic design.
Image: Leon Kahane
On Monday, May 21st, New York-based Parisian artist WK Interact will open his first ever show in Barcelona at the Maxalot Gallery.
The exhibition will consist of some never before seen works of his iconic black and white action graphics that have made WK Interact such a renowned street artist. The exhibition is also far from limited to the showroom as it extends well beyond into the the stairwells and streets of Barcelona. There will also be the showing of WK’s guerilla gear that consists of his uniform and work tools for writing all around the world.
Check out some pictures here regarding the event.
N4E1 has just released pictures of their latest Summer 2007 preview. Their newest tee’s feature an updated material that is not only heavier but softer as well. They have also created a pair of pocket polo’s utilizing the all over print seen on their hoodies from the past. Rounding out the collection is a tee that features over 1000 hand sewn sequins.
Upper Playground and Fifty24SF have released their latest spring 2007 collection of hoodies. The collection is designed by same familiar Upper Playground and Fifty24SF artists in Sam Flores (SF), Dalek (NY), and Dora Drimalas (SF). Both men and women are represented here and size runs are S-XXL & XS-XL respectively.