The Time Street Art and Kobe Bryant Came Together
Today's news on the tragic helicopter crash that took basketball legend and Academy Award winner Kobe Bryant and his daughter among 7 others has come as an incredible shock. In a city of stars, Bryant was the star, the Los Angeles Laker icon. His fame spread into pop-culture, but today we were reminded of the unique collaboration between street artist and past Juxtapoz cover artist WK Interact and Nike's star athlete, Kobe Bryant in 2006. These collaborations often feel forced, but for some reason, WK and Kobe made sense together, and it was a special collaboration that street art's burgeoning energy and one of the world's most famous people.