In4mation in conjunction with San Diego’s 5 & A Dime Gallery will unveil a special pop-up store and gallery. Aside from housing In4mation’s most recent collection, the space will also serve as an arena for New York metal photographer Angela Boatwright. Boatwright’s fondness for metal and photography have made her a hot commodity amongst companies such as Sony Records, Tommy Boy records, New York Magazine, Elle, Spin, Mass Appeal and Urban Outfitters. The opening event featuring Angela’s works will take place March 8th between 12:00 pm and 7:00 pm.
In4mation Pop-Up Store @ 5 & A Dime Gallery
March 8th – April 5th
828 G St.
San Diego, CA 92101
With a successful partnership in 2007 behind them, clothing label FUCT and LA based photographer Shawn Mortensen put together the pieces to another small release of photo tees. The tees include former troubled super model Kate Moss adorned in Vivienne Westwood attire as she watches on at the same aforementioned designer’s show. The other tee features famed rapper Ice Cube reading Dick Gregory’s controversial book Nigger: An Autobiography. The Ice Cube tee will be available in Europe and Japan in limited release. Both tees are slated for an April 15th release.
Conceived half a decade ago in New York City, Destroy relocated shop in Portland back in 2006. The brand name was inspired in part by Picasso’s belief that creation requires an act of destruction. From there on in, their retail location and gallery allowed for some interesting team ups along the way. Their 2008 Spring collection includes designs such as the Beautiful Thief, Where We Be, Make It Rain, Beautiful Thief Varsity and Bird is the Word by Charlie Kraft.
Continuing with our 2008 Spring collection look at Creative Recreation, we cover the low-top Kaplan and the boat shoe inspired Luciano. The Kaplan features a minimalistic upper with brogue punching on the heel tab. The Luciano is a more complex offering with a bit more going, putting the multi-piece upper to good use. Available now at your local Creative Recreation dealer, while a further look at Creative Recreations 2008 Spring collection can be seen here.
Based on last years Alife x Puma First Round collabo, Puma has allegedly decided to create a general release version based closely on the colorful First Round of prior. The First Round includes a white leather upper with different colors on the top lace holes and alternating form stripes. Five different laces are available.
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