James Jean Creates New Year of the Monkey Art to Celebrate Chinese New Year

February 8, 2016  |  art, Culture  |  No Comments

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Today marks the global celebration of the lunar Chinese New Year ushering in the Year of the Monkey, celebrated by Supertouch buddy James Jean with a beautiful new piece of monkey art and installation at multimedia agency InterTrend in Long Beach, CA. Throughout the day today, passers-by can visit InterTrend’s offices to peel off one of the 2,000 Read More

Controversial Russian Punk Rockers Pussy Riot Release New Protest Song

February 7, 2016  |  Culture, Film, Music  |  No Comments

Russian all-girl punk band Pussy Riot‘s new protest video may be one of its most outspoken songs yet. Last week, the feminist punk group whose members were sent to prison by Vladimir Putin for a controversial performance that enraged the Russian president released a video for its new song, Chaika, named after Russia’s general prosecutor, Yuri Chaika. The video, which depicts prisoners in Read More

Lego Brings The Force Awakens Characters to Life in Trailer For New Star Wars Game

February 4, 2016  |  Culture, Film  |  No Comments

Continuing its blockbuster partnership with the Star Wars franchise, Lego has just released a trailer for its new Force Awakens Star Wars video game that brings the characters to life in Lego World and adds a very welcome dose of slapstick humor to several of the film’s most dramatic scenes. We can only hope a full Lego Force Awakens remake is on the way…

La Iglesia Skate is the Sistine Chapel of Skateboarding

January 27, 2016  |  art, Culture  |  No Comments

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The Church of Skatan has always been one of our favorite skate shops but now a real church of skating, La Iglesia Skate (aka: Chaos Temple) has emerged in Llanera, Spain as a new temple of worship for the dedicated. Read More

Rock of Ages | Os Gemeos Memorialize David Bowie With Ziggy Stardust Mural

January 25, 2016  |  Culture, Music, Streets  |  Comments Off on Rock of Ages | Os Gemeos Memorialize David Bowie With Ziggy Stardust Mural

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Brazilian B-Boy wonder twins Os Gemeos (Otavio & Gustavo Pandolfo) took to the streets of Brasil recently to memorialize fallen rock icon David Bowie in their inimitable style. We gotta believe somewhere in Read More

Streets | New Banksy Mural Attacks French Govt’s Use of Tear Gas in Refugee Camps

January 25, 2016  |  Culture, Streets  |  Comments Off on Streets | New Banksy Mural Attacks French Govt’s Use of Tear Gas in Refugee Camps

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Secretive British street artist Banksy came out of the woodwork over the weekend to reveal his latest social critique, a mural in Knightsbridge, London located across the street from the French Embassy depicting the iconic Read More

Blizzard of Oz | Scenes From Winter Storm Jonas, NYC

January 25, 2016  |  art, Culture, Streets  |  Comments Off on Blizzard of Oz | Scenes From Winter Storm Jonas, NYC

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As near-record snowfall from Winter Storm Jonas buried NYC, shutting down the city entirely, we at Supertouch were content to watch from the temperate climes of Los Angeles where Read More

Pop Life | Terry Richardson Brings His Celeb Skin Show To Hong Kong

January 20, 2016  |  art, Culture  |  Comments Off on Pop Life | Terry Richardson Brings His Celeb Skin Show To Hong Kong

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Downtown NYC art star Terry Richardson may be expecting a set of twins, but that didn’t stop him from bringing his half-naked celeb dog-and-pony show to Hong Kong this month, where his new Read More

Rock of Ages | David Bowie RIP

January 11, 2016  |  Culture, Music  |  Comments Off on Rock of Ages | David Bowie RIP

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Sad to hear that art rock icon and performance artist David Bowie—who singlehandedly proved that the only constant in life is change—died of cancer in NYC last nite,  just two days after his 69th birthday and the release of his Read More

FIRST LOOK | BANKSY’S NEW DISMALAND “BEMUSEMENT PARK” ART SHOW

August 20, 2015  |  art, Culture, Streets  |  Comments Off on FIRST LOOK | BANKSY’S NEW DISMALAND “BEMUSEMENT PARK” ART SHOW

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After an extended public silence, street art king Banksy resurfaced today in the little known English seaside town of Weston-super-Mare with his very own art show theme park, the Dismaland “Bemusement Park”. Occupying the former site of the decrepit Read More