31.05.12 / Permalink / Comments (0)

A Call for Creativity: The Flyknit Collective London

Nike have just been in contact to let us know about this series of creative workshops, inspired by their innovative Flyknit technology. The first in the series is themed on 'Sustainability', and to gain entry all you have to do is 'illustrate a change you want to see in your streets'...

18.05.12 / Permalink / Comments (0)

Nike & Tom Sachs

This intricate and artisan collaboration between Nike and New York-based sculptor Tom Sachs was inspired by an ongoing fascination (Sach's has previously constructed replicas of both the Apollo 11 Lunar Excursion Module and the bridge of the USS Enterprise) with the technical ingenuity and romance of space travel…

17.05.12 / Permalink / Comments (0)

Alex Nash & Sole DXB

As we mentioned in our previous post, Alex Nash was recently invited to take part in a live sneaker customisation session at the Sole DXB 'Sneaker Summit' in Dubai. The brief, to create a signature custom hybrid that represented not only the Middle East, but also Dubai and its ever-growing sneaker scene...

17.05.12 / Permalink / Comments (0)

Sole DXB: The Art of the Sneaker

A few weeks ago, Alex Nash gave us a sneek preview of a new project (more on that later) that he was set to unveil at the Sole DXB Sneaker Summit event in Dubai. Billed as 'the only sneaker festival in the Middle East', the event was centred around the theme of The Art of the Sneaker and featured a whole host of sneaker/art-related activities...

15.05.12 / Permalink / Comments (0)

K1X & The Lion Base Crew

Following a sister project from 2011, clothing brand K1X have just released this new collaboration with young African artist collective the Lion Base crew - a 20-strong group of 'street kids' from Sierra Leone...

15.05.12 / Permalink / Comments (0)

Remi Rough & Pimp My Sneaker

As well as helping to create London’s larget mural (as seen on the CR Blog), street artist Remi Rough has recently curated this Australian sneaker-art exhibition featuring the work of 20 renowned international artists...

09.05.12 / Permalink / Comments (0)

Vans & Supreme & Campbell’s

Today sees the US/UK and online release of this Andy Warhol-inspired collaboration between American soup manufacturer Campbell’s and skate brands Vans and Supreme…