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adidas Originals B-Sides Launch Recap

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New from Berlin-based shop No74 comes images from their highly-anticipated adidas Originals B-Sides launch event, as well as some commemorative posters featuring the BAPE Superstar, ideal for both those who couldn’t scoop up the shoe in time and those who’d like a constant reminder of their ownership alike. It looks like No47 had quite the line outside their shop upon the B-Sides’ release, with European adidas fans flaunting their favorite kicks, … Read More →

ZEVS Solo Exhibition @ Art Statements Tokyo

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ZEVS’s first solo exhibition in Tokyo at Art Statements will be held in two floors and will develop two distinctive themes, having, though, some common and bridging elements. Putting back ZEVS’s original concept in the middle of his work seems essential to recenter the analysis and understanding of its real meaning rather than focusing on its esthetic. For ZEVS, liquidating logos (chosen amongst the most powerful brands, leaders of their … Read More →

Hajime Sorayama “Neo Japonism & Obsession” Exhibition

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Iconic Japanese artist Hajime Sorayama will be holding an exhibition opening on August 13, 2011 at BEAMS’s B GALLERY in Tokyo. Dubbed “Neo Japonism & Obsession,” the showcase will feature Sorayama’s signature works of erotica art on display to the public (18+). “Neo Japonism & Obsession” runs through September 5, 2011. An early version of the exhibition is also in effect now at TOKYO CULTUART by BEAMS. B GALLERY 3-32-6 … Read More →

Solemart Berlin 2011

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Well-stocked European retailers HHV, Overkill, Solebox, STAB and Strawberry have all planned to converge on the Planetarium in Berlin in order to celebrate Solemart’s 2011 iteration. Scheduled for an early September grand-opening, the event will serve as a pop-up mecca of sorts for sneakerheads, streetwear fans and general fashion enthusiasts from all around the world. Obviously targeting the European demographic, Solemart Berlin will likely be one of the most hyped-up … Read More →

SUPRA NYC Store Opening

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The practice of lining up for shoes outside the store on the sidewalk in the wee hours of the morning hasn’t occurred in some time, but it was alive and well at the opening of the brand new SUPRA NYC store located at 4 Prince St. in the heart of SoHo. People started camping out shortly after 3 a.m. the night before and, by opening, the line of fans stretched … Read More →

Burning Ink Art Show: Berlin

Following up on the previous installment of the Burning Ink Art Show that took place in New York City back in April, the event was recently hosted again for a second time in Berlin. Sponsored by DC Footwear, the show featured a number of drawings, paintings and sketches from a variety of artists. Watch the video above to see some highlights from the event. Source: SHOES-UP . Burning Ink Art … Read More →

GoPro HD: Skateboarding Bucky Lasek’s Backyard Bowl

GoPro recently caught up with professional skateboarders Bucky Lasek and Andy MacDonald. As the two were riding through the bowl that Lasek has set up in his own backyard, they thought it would be the perfect opportunity to test out GoPro’s new HD Hero camera. Strapping the devices onto everything they could (including the undercarriage of their skateboard decks), the two were able to capture some great footage. Check it … Read More →

Red Bull BC One Chicago

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On July 23 in Chicago, the nation’s best b-boys will face off during the Red Bull BC One United States qualifier. Throughout four rounds of 1-on-1 battles, the competition will pit city against city and crew against crew. Style will clash with power, toprock with downrock, tight footwork with explosive acrobatics. At the end, only one of the 16 competitors will emerge with the right to call himself the best … Read More →

Seoul Trick Jam

Fixed gear bikes have grown exponentially in Asia over the last few years. Becoming a common sight among many of the big metropolitan areas as well as tier two cities, the South Korean capital of Seoul recently hosted its 2011 Trick Jam competition. A video by LOWANGLEWORKS together with Yong Min Kim and Jae Hyeok Lee does a great job of capturing the raucous crowd with some slow motion cinematographic … Read More →