In an interview with a fellow Scifen crew member, COPE2 discusses the effect police intervention has had on the graffiti scene as well as the current state of matters. Worth a look as COPE2 offers some interesting words. In the interview COPE2 also hints at the recent adidas x Footlocker collabo he designed. Check the interview out over at What You Write.
The Desktop Wallpaper Project is a new artistic initiative by Kitsune Noir as the site sources out some of their favorite artists and designers. The end result is a fascinating and rarely boring series of images catering to your desktop. The project will be updated every Wednesday morning with the first three coming way of Tim Biskup, McBess and IMAKETHINGS. The wallpapers are created in various popular formats including iPhone and PSP. Check The Desktop Wallpaper Project out here.
Steve Powers commonly known around other circles as ESPO has released an all new Handy Signs print. The 24 x 30 in print will cost you $250, but offers fans reasonable means of attaining a piece of art from one of the living legends. The print is available for pre-order and will commence shipping on March 17th. Available through Handy Signs.
While much of the collaborative world has looked to Medicom Toys and their Kubrick line to recreate TV characters into toys, adult cartoon network Adult Swim has teamed up with Kidrobot to release a line of vinyl based on characters seen in popular Adult Swim cartoons. The list is quite comprehensive with the likes of Assy (Assy McGee), Avenger (Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law), Bird Girl (Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law), Carl (Aqua Teen Hunger Force), Dr. Girlfriend (Venture Bros.), Early (Squidbillies), Grandma (Squidbillies), Ignignokt and Err (Aqua Teen Hunger Force), Kill Face (Frisky Dingo), Lil’ (Squidbillies), Mad Scientist (Robot Chicken), The Monarch (Venture Bros.), Murderface (Metalocalypse), Orel (Morel Orel), Robot Chicken (Robot Chicken), Toki (Metalocalypse) and two mystery characters who are all making the jump into the toy world. Available next month at select Kidrobot toy dealers with a suggested retail price of $7.95 USD.
Source: Vinyl Pulse
In their most comprehensive showing yet for Spring 2008, UNDFTD’s collections continue to go from strength to strength. Their latest collection incorporates is defined by UNDFTD’s classic iconography, the U-Man and the Strike-Through. The Strike-Through logo tee utilizing random objects is destined to be classics in our eyes while the Jumpman-inspired Bicycle Kick tee deserves an honorable mention. Available now at UNDFTD stores across the US.