Posts Tagged ‘Nike’

The Incredible Anamorphic Sculptures of Michael Murphy

April 28, 2016  |  Art, Design  |  No Comments

Brooklyn-based artist Michael Murphy is a master of space & dimension whose incredible Read More

Design | Nike Explores The Nature of Motion at Milano Design Week 2016

April 11, 2016  |  Design  |  Comments Off on Design | Nike Explores The Nature of Motion at Milano Design Week 2016

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For the occasion of the current Milano Design Week 2016 (April 12–17), 10 progressive contemporary designers join Nike to Read More

Design | Nike Finally Brings Self-Lacing Technology to the Masses with the Hyperadapt 1.0

Design | Nike Finally Brings Self-Lacing Technology to the Masses with the Hyperadapt 1.0

March 16, 2016  |  Design  |  Comments Off on Design | Nike Finally Brings Self-Lacing Technology to the Masses with the Hyperadapt 1.0

Nike‘s been teasing the world with the promise of self-lacing technology since it debuted onscreen in the now-cult classic Air Mag shoes featured in the 1989 film Back to the Future II. Today, as part of the brand’s Innovation Summit, Nike design god Tinker Hatfield unveiled the world’s first self-lacing sneaker for the masses with the forthcoming Hyperadapt 1.0. Codenamed E.A.R.L. (“Electro Adaptive Reactive Laces”), the technology will automatically  Read More

Street Life | Political Protest from Os Gemeos in Sao Paulo

March 10, 2016  |  Streets  |  Comments Off on Street Life | Political Protest from Os Gemeos in Sao Paulo

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Though freshly painted in the streets of Sao Paulo, Brasil, as a commentary on local politics in Brasil’s most populous city, the latest from wondertwin brothers Os Gemeos (aka: Otavio & Gustavo Pandolfo) couldn’t be more timely stateside. Blending perfectly into its environment, the new piece reads “Sorria!, políticos estão te roubando!” Translation: “Smile!, Politicians are robbing you!” Read More

FIRST LOOK | DEVIN TROY STROTHER AT UNDEFEATED/3125C, LA

June 6, 2015  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on FIRST LOOK | DEVIN TROY STROTHER AT UNDEFEATED/3125C, LA

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Brooklyn transplant Devin Troy Strother was born & raised in the hotbed of racially-charged 90s Los Angeles where he cut his teeth on basketball and hip hop culture, absorbing the influence of the prime time Chicago Bulls and Nike like a sponge. And so it’s fitting that the Read More

LAST LOOK | DEVIN TROY STROTHER’S EPIC “SPACE JAM” AT MARLBOROUGH CHELSEA

February 2, 2015  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on LAST LOOK | DEVIN TROY STROTHER’S EPIC “SPACE JAM” AT MARLBOROUGH CHELSEA

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In the midst of a grinding NYC winter, nascent downtown art star Devin Troy Strother‘s epic Space Jam show at Marlborough Chelsea—which comes to a close on Valentine’s Day—suffuses the senses with wild radiant color and enough energy to get the frozen blood flowing on a -5 degree NYC day.

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DOGTOWN ART LEGEND CRAIG STECYK’S “FAITH, HOPE, AND CHARITY” AT MOCA LA

April 11, 2013  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on DOGTOWN ART LEGEND CRAIG STECYK’S “FAITH, HOPE, AND CHARITY” AT MOCA LA

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Longtime Supertouch ally Craig Stecyk is a towering figure in the world of skate and underground art culture. It’s no understatement to call him the foremost chronicler of skateborading—in both words and photos—of our times and a formidable visual artist in his own right although he has remained on the periphery of fame and institutional recognition for the majority of his 40+ year career. Currently, MOCA Director Jeffrey Deitch is paying homage to Stecyk’s influence on Southern California visual culture with “Faity, Hope, and Charity,” Read More

KENNY SCHARF’S “KOLORS” OPENING AT PAUL KASMIN GALLERY, NYC

April 4, 2013  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on KENNY SCHARF’S “KOLORS” OPENING AT PAUL KASMIN GALLERY, NYC

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Opening last night at the esteemed Paul Kasmin Gallery in NYC was Supertouch buddy and Pop Art icon Kenny Scharf’s eagerly anticipated show of optimistic new work, “Kolors.” Comprised of large-scale funky, colorful abstracts and giant cartoon sculptures, the show was awash with glaring pigment, brightening up a city not yet in bloom and always in need of a giant dose of the positive energy and wonder Scharf brings to everything he touches. Read More

TODD JAMES’ WORLD DOMINATION AT LAZARIDES GALLERY LONDON

March 29, 2013  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on TODD JAMES’ WORLD DOMINATION AT LAZARIDES GALLERY LONDON

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Currently on display at London’s Lazarides Gallery is a fantastic show of new work by Supertouch buddy Todd James (aka: REAS), the central theme of which is the continuation of his beautiful and funny “Somali Pirates” series. Read More

NEWS///FIRST LOOK///NIKE x LIVESTRONG “STAGES” PRODUCT FOR LANCE ARMSTRONG 2009

March 9, 2009  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on NEWS///FIRST LOOK///NIKE x LIVESTRONG “STAGES” PRODUCT FOR LANCE ARMSTRONG 2009

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Sneaker connoisseur EDDIE CRUZ represents lance’s favorite spot UNDFTD and the must-have “Stages” FLOM Futura Dunks. Below: Mr. Cartoon’s AF1 looks even meaner in yellow…

NIKE has always given 100% of the proceeds from their innovative and comprehensive LIVESTRONG apparel & foorwear collection to the anti-cancer foundation LANCE ARMSTRONG founded in 1997. With their new “Stages” collection designed by JESSE LEYVA, the company has moved to incorporate the cream of the crop of NSW‘s coveted offerings to expand the reach of a program that has already generated over $10 million for the cause. Kicking off the lineup are reissues of some of sneakerdom’s most sought-after DUNK and AIR FORCE 1 releases by FUTURA, MISTER CARTOON, and SO ME, all in the trademark yellow Livestrong colorway. Backing them up are the corresponding AIR MAX PACK (Ones, 90s, and 180s), the new hybrid EVERYDAY LUNAR RACER, the CUTTERS PACK TIEMPO created especially for urban fixed gear cyclists, the original LUNAR RACER, the rare FOOTSCAPE WOVEN, and apparel pieces like the M-65 and FIREFLY jackets. First offerings hit shelves in the coming months with lots more surprises to come. Stay tuned to ST for updates on the way. Meanwhile, HAVE A LOOK: Read More