17.02.14 / Permalink / Comments (0)

Sneakers: The Complete Limited Editions Guide

This week sees the launch of a new book, written and designed by U-Dox, focusing on the very best and most collectible limited-edition sneakers released over the past decade. Entitled Sneakers: The Complete Limited Edition Guide, the book is the sequel to the best-selling (and classic) Sneakers: The Complete Collectors’ Guide, also written by U-Dox. Here we take an in-depth look at the book, which is undoubtedly an essential publication for any sneaker fan...

The Art & Sole Cortez iD Project:      Matthew Nicholson Nike Cortez     Paper Sneaker Template

As you know, March this year saw the release of our very own collaboration with Nike and, as part of that project, we commissioned artist Matthew Nicholson to create this pair of Cortez sneakers using his excellent paper-craft skills. Since then, Nicholson has kindly agreed to share the instructions for creating the sneakers with us; offering our readers the chance to make their very own paper Cortez by simply downloading this (free) template…

The Art & Sole Cortez iD Project:      Shantell Martin Nike Cortez           Digital Wallpaper

Incase you haven’t noticed, we’ve added some free-to-download digital wallpaper, by artist Shantell Martin, to our online shop section. Created as part of our Art & Sole Cortez iD collaboration with Nike, the wallpaper was originally distributed with the book/sneaker packs on a specially produced Art & Sole Cortez iD flash drive…

The Art & Sole Cortez iD Project:            Jiro Bevis

To celebrate the release of the new mini edition Art & Sole book, we've collaborated with NIKEiD on an artists project which includes four special edition Art & Sole covers, and four Nike Cortez sneakers. In addition to our feature special on the Art & Sole Cortez iD Project, we thought we'd catch up with all the artists involved and ask them about the artwork they created for the project. In our final interview, we talk to London-based illustrator Jiro Bevis...

The Art & Sole Cortez iD Project:      Matthew Nicholson

To celebrate the release of the new mini edition Art & Sole book, we've collaborated with NIKEiD on an artists project which includes four special edition Art & Sole covers, and four Nike Cortez sneakers. In addition to our feature special on the Art & Sole Cortez iD Project, we thought we'd catch up with all the artists involved and ask them about the artwork they created for the project. For our second interview, we talk to papercraft expert Matthew Nicholson...

The Art & Sole Cortez iD Project:      Shantell Martin

To celebrate the release of the new mini edition Art & Sole book, we've collaborated with NIKEiD on an artists project which includes four special edition Art & Sole covers, and four Nike Cortez sneakers. In addition to our feature special on the Art & Sole Cortez iD Project, we thought we'd catch up with all the artists involved and ask them about the artwork they created for the project. Next up is visual artist Shantell Martin...

The Art & Sole Cortez iD Project:              Rose Stallard

To celebrate the release of the new mini edition Art & Sole book, we've collaborated with NIKEiD on an artists project which includes four special edition Art & Sole covers, and four Nike Cortez sneakers. In addition to our feature special on the Art & Sole Cortez iD Project, we thought we'd catch up with all the artists involved and ask them about the artwork they created for the project. First up is illustrator and Print Club London founder, Rose Stallard...

05.01.12 / Permalink / Comments (0)

Sneaker News & Intercity

It was a busy festive break here at Intercity as, in addition to authoring this blog, we recently finished an editorial collaboration with fellow footwear-blog Sneaker News. The project: to design the Sneaker News Top 30—Sneakers of 2011 book...

07.07.11 / Permalink / Comments (0)

Kicks Japan

We were in our favourite bookshop Magma yesterday, and while we were there we spotted this new publication from Mark Batty Publisher. Entitled Kicks Japan, the book documents Japanese sneaker culture and features a slew of interesting artists, designers, musicians, store owners, skaters, DJs and collectors...