Style | KAWS Returns to Streetwear with Uniqlo in April

March 30, 2016  |  Style  |  Comments Off on Style | KAWS Returns to Streetwear with Uniqlo in April

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It’s been years since artist & Supertouch buddy KAWS (aka: Brian Donnelley) retired his Medicom-produced clothing line Original Fake, but now, in his new position as Creative Director for Japanese clothing brand Uniqlo‘s T-Shirt line, Bathing Ape founder Nigo has—to paraphrase the Read More

Street Artist Vhils’ “Debris” Exhibition at HOCA Foundation For Art Basel Hong Kong

March 30, 2016  |  Streets  |  Comments Off on Street Artist Vhils’ “Debris” Exhibition at HOCA Foundation For Art Basel Hong Kong

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Debris, the first solo exhibition of celebrated Portuguese street artist Vhils (aka: Alexandre Farto) in Hong Kong, presented by the HOCA (Hong Kong Contemporary Art) Foundation is a multi-site initiative staged to co-incide with last week’s Art Basel Hong Kong (and extending through Read More

Fair Play | The Best of Art Basel Hong Kong 2016: The Supertouch Recap

March 30, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on Fair Play | The Best of Art Basel Hong Kong 2016: The Supertouch Recap

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Last week’s installment of the global Art Basel franchise saw the best of the world’s art galleries descending on the new money hotbed of  Hong Kong to dazzle a rapidly expanding base of freshly-minted millionaire & billionaire art collectors eager to catch up with their more established Read More

Design | Micro Revives The Classic BMW Isetta as a Modern EV

March 28, 2016  |  Design  |  Comments Off on Design | Micro Revives The Classic BMW Isetta as a Modern EV

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When Renzo Rivolta’s iconic Isetta debuted in 1953, the tiny, egg-shaped one-cinylnder car was a design & mobility revelation. Swimming in a sea of monstrous V-8 powered, fin-tailed sedans of the day, the Isetta was design futurism personified, a quality not lost on then-struggling German Read More

Design | The New Minimalist Baik Bike is a Cyclist Design Geek’s Dream

March 23, 2016  |  Design  |  Comments Off on Design | The New Minimalist Baik Bike is a Cyclist Design Geek’s Dream

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A minimalist bicycle design by Ion Lucin, the idea behind the gorgeously simple Baik bike was to create a bicycle design with as little elements and lines as possible. With the help of symmetrical lines and angles, Lucien has created a frame that blends with the rims of the bicycle in an effort Read More

Style | Ryan McGinley Photographs Ann Ewers for Stern Mode Magazine

March 23, 2016  |  Style  |  Comments Off on Style | Ryan McGinley Photographs Ann Ewers for Stern Mode Magazine

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We never need a deeper reason to post about Supertouch buddy Ryan McGinley‘s gorgeous work and his new photo series of it girl model Ann Ewers for German magazine Stern Mode is no exception. Enjoy… Read More

Sending Love to Brussels

March 22, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on Sending Love to Brussels

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We’re thinking of Brussels today after the Belgium capitol was attacked this morning when Isis detonated explosives in the airport and a subway station killing at least 30 people and wounding over 230 others. Featured here is tribute art by graphic artist CDR whose hugging flag image is the perfect emblem for this moment of terror. Read More

Style | Sterling Ruby Displays His Personal Clothing Collection with “Work Wear”in London

March 21, 2016  |  Style  |  Comments Off on Style | Sterling Ruby Displays His Personal Clothing Collection with “Work Wear”in London

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It’s not often that we see fashion archives from fine artists, but for LA-based textile artist & “soft sculptor” Seterling Ruby, his clothes are an extension of his art. Currently on view at London’s Sprueth Magers, the fascinating Work Wear: Garment and Textile Archive 2008-2016 examines the interconnection between Ruby’s wardrobe and his large body of fabric-based work that spawns it. Read More

Supreme Collabs with Conceptual Artist Urs Fischer for New Series of Skate Decks

March 21, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on Supreme Collabs with Conceptual Artist Urs Fischer for New Series of Skate Decks

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James Jebbia’s little skate company has a long history of high profile art world-meets-skate world collabs under its belt with past boards designed by art world masters of the universe Jeff Koons, Takashi Murakami, Richard Prince, and John Baldessari to name a few. Supreme‘s new deck series dropping in the US on March 24th & in Japan on March 26th, continues the tradition with graphics by Swiss deconstructivist conceptual artist & skate culture aficionado Urs Fischer, whose work often deals with the Read More