The recent exhibition Under the Influence: A Tribute to Stan Lee and the crowd it drew symbolized the effect Stan Lee has had on popular culture. It seems at one time or another, somebody has been subjected to the creations of the storied illustrator. The whole collection of paintings and artwork created by various artists under inspiration from Marvel’s catalog of heroes was made available by the host venue Gallery 1988. The collection in it’s entirety can be seen here and is worth a look if you didn’t have a chance to check the event out.
New images have surfaced regarding some upcoming Nike Air Structure retros for this upcoming summer and fall. Two of the releases incorporate printed materials along the collar and lining however they all share rather simple origins. The blue structure will release in March while the other two will release in August.
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Although most will agree the current hip-hop movement has taken a turn for the worst, Legends of Rap keeps the past relevant and in check with their set of 32 trading cards. Anybody whose a somebody and shaped the world of hip-hop can be seen from Fab Freddy 5, Whodini, LL Cool J, Sugar Hill Gang, DJ Red Alert among others. Each card includes a caricature version of the artist along with important background info on the back. Available for sale
To celebrate MACKDADDY’s 10th Anniversary, the Japanese brand had a special Air Force 1 commissioned. Featuring a leather and patent white upper, further highlights include a gold swoosh and purple laces and lining. This sneaker will stay exclusively within the hands of MACKDADDY and not be for sale.
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Futura’s signature atom/helix design is emblazoned on an upcoming collaboration with one of snowboards finest brands Burton. The multi-colored graphic also features the Burton name scrawled in Futura’s famous font. No word yet on availability.