Design // Wednesday, November 19, 2014
In this video from Vans' #livingoffthewall series and director Jared Eberhardt, we meet Aaron at his day job as a designer at his his studio, Draplin Design Company in Portland, Oregon. The tour quickly devolves into a discussion of his vast collections of well-organized junk, and includes a trip to an estate sale where Aaron picks up an ancient bag of peanut butter chips.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Dallas Clayton couldn’t find an illustrator to help with the kids’ books he had dancing in his head, so he drew everything himself. When his first book was turned down by numerous publishing houses, he self-published and sold more copies of the book than he could ever have imagined. Dallas soon realized that sometimes all you have to do is dream big.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, September 02, 2014
This last week Laguna College of Art + Design opened LCAD + Thalia + VANS, an aciton sports design exhibition with VANS and Thalia. All of the designs and products in the exhibition are the results of in-class projects with LCAD’S innovative Design + Digital Media Action Sports BFA program. LCAD is the first college in the world to offer a degree in Action Sports Design...
Juxtapoz // Friday, March 21, 2014
While we were down in Austin during SXSW for Juxtapoz Projects, we were able to spend some time with our friends at Vans and check out what they had going on over at Vans Village, a pop-up store featuring exclusive merchandise and collaborations, competitive BMX Ramp and daily Open Mic sessions. We were most excited to learn that Vans brought out our mutual friends and artists Jay Howell, Rich Jacobs, Zio Ziegler, and Smithe to paint shipping containers and the actual store itself! Enjoy a photo recap...
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Vans, in partnership with Americans for the Arts, Journeys and truth, has invited high school art students across the country to take part in the fifth annual Vans Custom Culture art and design competition, to celebrate student creativity and support arts education. Win a trip to New York City and a shot at $50,000 for your high school art program. Talk to your art teacher today!
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, December 04, 2013
Artist Stevie Gee’s latest solo show “Slacker” opens this Thursday December 5th at Shop 13 at London’s Old Truman Brewery.
Juxtapoz // Monday, November 25, 2013
Throughout the year we see a lot of products move through the Juxtapoz office, and we decided to pick a few of our favorites and put together a gift guide for your Holiday shopping plans. Let's face it, creative people are hard to shop for, we're picky, right? Hopefully this will help you find that special something for the creative in your life...
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.