Juxtapoz // Thursday, November 14, 2013
We are very excited to have been on the ground during the installation of Dennis McNett's "Temple of the Wolfbat" exhibition at Known Gallery in Los Angeles, opening on Saturday, November 16. We know Dennis has worked extremely hard on the work for this show, and our roaming contributor to the mag, Brock Fetch, has been in LA checking out what the Temple is all about...
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, November 12, 2013
A message from our friends at Vans in conjunction with their Vans Classic Tales animation series: Vans is excited to launch Season 2 of Classic Tales, an animated series brought to life by Nickelodeon's Sanjay and Craig creators, Jay Howell and Jim Dirschberger. Pro skateboarder Jason Dill and Anthony Van Engelen kick off another hilarious season of Classic Tales in this week's featured episode....
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Just in time for... well just in time for the next pair of shoes you want, Vans has teamed up with NYC skate/fashion powerhouse Supreme on a special collection of Bruce Lee sneakers, with Supreme taking the Lee theme further with a full jacket, crewneck sweathshirt, long sleeve and short sleeve tee collection. The Vans collection will feature a "series of Sk8-Hi and Authentic silhouettes printed with Bruce Lee graphic." The collection will be released this Thursday, October 24.
Design // Tuesday, October 01, 2013
A great story of fashion, heritage, and design coming together in one project, featuring a few friends in Copenhagen's Norse Projects and California's Vans. In a project paying homage to Danish design, Norse Projects has curated a 3 way collaborative project with Vault by Vans, Kvadrat and Poul Kjærholm entitled “stoflighed” (texture and form).
Juxtapoz // Monday, May 06, 2013
In the light of declining funding for art programs across schools in the US, the Vans Custom Culture competition inspires high schools. The annual event asks students to design their own vans. The winner is awarded $50,000 towards their high school art program! There are some pretty impressive custom designs! Voting is now open to select the winner and you can cast your's by choosing your favorite design from each region here!
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Kate and Laura Mulleavy of Rodarte have collaborated with Vans as part of Vans Custom Culture competition. The competition inspires high schools in the light of declining funding for art programs across schools in the US. The annual Custom Culture event asks students to design their own vans and the winner is awarded $50,000 toward their high school art program.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Last Saturday night, as Manhattan was in full swing of all things Armory Show, Dennis McNett and the Wolfbat team put together a full music, installation, performance, and fine art party at House of Vans in Brooklyn. The show aimed to slay "the demons and storm surge sent by the gods through hurricane Sandy." In other words, a benefit. Tod Seelie was there...
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, March 06, 2013
Each season, NYC-based skate-aesthetic-fashion brand, Supreme teams up with California-based Vans for a special sneaker release. For the Spring/Summer 2013 collaboration, the two brands took the iconic album cover for New Order's 1983 benchmark, Power, Corruption & Lies, and applied it to the Chukka, The Era, and the SK8-Hi.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, January 30, 2013
As we noted on the site yesterday, Curtis Kulig will be opening a pop-up shop in Los Angeles at Space 15 Twenty this weekend, February 1 and going through Feb 15. The "LOVE ME" Pop-Up and Polaroid Show is curated by Curtis Kulig and presented by Space 15 Twenty, Urban Outfitters and Vans. For the occasion, Juxtapoz has created a limited-editioned cover for the pop-up space featuring Kulig's "LOVE ME" staple. The cover was created specifically for the pop-up, and you can only get it at Space 15 Twenty.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, January 29, 2013
As you will see in the coming days, we have a feature on Curtis Kulig in our upcoming issue. (And, a special, limited-edition, site-specific cover being released this weekend, more on that in the coming days). Okay, these points aside, Curtis Kulig, the man behind the "LOVE ME" moniker, is set to release a micro-collection with Vans for the Spring 2013 season. The Classic Authentic, the Checkerboard Slip-On, and the women's SK8-Hi Slim are all part of the collection.