Juxtapoz // Thursday, September 06, 2012
Longtime Juxtapoz friends Jay Howell and Jim Dirschberger sit down to talk about their all new animated series for Vans Offthewall.tv This new show, “Classic Tales”, teams Jim and Jay up with the Vans skate crew. Through the comedic medium of story telling and creativity, the guys help shed light and possibly put to rest some legendary tales of drunken nights and psychedelic adventures around the world.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, August 23, 2012
Join legendary Vans pro skateboarders Ray Barbee and John Cardiel for the second leg of the Vans Get Out and Do Something Tour stretching through four stops in Washington. Featuring live music by Ray and the Mattson 2 followed by John Cardiel spinning his favorite music. Greg "Pnut" Galinsky will also be in the scene sharing his artistic flavor.
Juxtapoz // Friday, June 15, 2012
The 2012 Vans Custom Culture Art Competition came to an end with an all expenses paid trip for the five finalist high schools out to Los Angeles to crown a winner. Rio Rancho walked away with both the Grand Prize and the all new Journeys Local Attitude Award meaning a $55,000 total donation to their high school art program.
Juxtapoz // Friday, June 01, 2012
Students from Rio Rancho High School (Rio Rancho, NM) claimed top prize on Wednesday, May 30, 2011 at the Vans Custom Culture Art & Design Showcase at the Long Beach Museum of Art. Rio Rancho’s four Vans shoe designs were initially chosen from nearly 900 submissions across all 50 states and with the top honor, Rio Rancho High School receives a $50,000 grant towards the school’s art programs.
Vote for Vans Custom Culture Finalists for a Chance to Win $55,000 towards their Art Programs by May 3Juxtapoz // Tuesday, May 01, 2012
Vans Custom Culture, the iconic shoe brand's nationwide art contest, wraps up the public voting phase of the program this Thursday, May 3, 2012 at midnight EDT. So cast your votes now to help choose the five schools that will win the opportunity to travel to Los Angeles and participate in the final art showcase and chance to win up to $55,000 towards their high school's art programs.
Juxtapoz // Friday, April 06, 2012
Next week, Vans' Custom Culture submission period ends for the 900 high schools that have registered to be a part of the art education-supporting contest for this year.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, March 13, 2012
In this Juxtapoz Presents episode for Time and Space, Chris "Silent Giant" Yormick, Rich "Oaktown" Jacobs, Jay "6/5 Retard" Howell, and Russ "Thee" Pope—four old friends and four superb artists—embark on their undertaking of the first ever art show at the House of Vans in Brooklyn, New York: the Supply and Demand art exhibit (sponsored by yours truly).
Juxtapoz // Friday, February 17, 2012
Vans Custom Culture registration opened to all U.S.-based high school art programs on February 1, accepting the first 1,000 registrant schools into this year’s competition. Vans Custom Culture encourages students to express their personal creativity through customizing four favorite Vans canvas styles: the Authentic, 106 Vulcanized, Sk8-Hi and Classic Slip-On. Registration is open through March 1 so get your schools involved.
Graffiti // Monday, December 12, 2011
There is plenty of free space along this dreary freeway for Vans and Rime to take full advantage of.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, December 01, 2011
Juxtapoz is sponsoring a new exhibition of photographs presented by Vans at the new Vans DQM General store in NYC that opens tonight, December 1, 2011. Pave the Way features the photography work of Mofo, C.R. Stecyk III, Lance Dawes, and Tobin Yelland. After all your Thanksgiving gatherings, you can get a little skate culture.