Archive for the ‘Art’ Category
Over the past five years, Andy Pitts has had his hand in creating graphics all across the board at Deluxe, no pun intended. From Krooked, Real, Antihero, Spitfire, Thunder and Venture, Andy’s handiwork has become some of the most recognizable and iconic styles of what DLX is today and it is currently featured in the new issue of Concrete Skatbeoarding’s Art Blender section. Click here or the image below to check it out!
Boardistan caught up with Chocolate Skateboards graphic artists Evan Hecox to talk about the release of his new Vagabond Series for Kenny Anderson, Mark Johnson, Gino Ianucci, Raven Tershy, Vincent Alvarez, Chico Brenes, Justin Eldridge, Elijah Berle and Stevie Perez.
In their latest issue, Concrete Skateboarding showcases Dennis McNett in their Art Blender feature. Click through the image of McNett’s Guardian wood carving below to see the feature and some of the work he’s done for Antihero Skateboards.
Habitat Footwear is proud to collaborate with Abby Portner on a footwear colorway pack for Fall 13. Abby is the art director and stage designer for Animal Collective, creating video’s and visual arts of all sorts. Check out the video collab below, as well as a look at the three collaborative shoes!
The Burrard Hotel in downtown Vancouver has added the classic Andy Warhol two-board Marilyn Monrow series from Alien Workshop to it’s art filled walls. This exhibition of limited edition boards is on display in the lobby at The Burrard and has been brought to you as a collaboration between: The Burrard x Color Magazine x Supra Distribution x Alien Workshop x the Andy Warhol Foundation.
Alien Workshop x Chris Reed KTC Instagram Painting Contest
In celebration of Chris Reed’s “Black Metal Beach” KTC graphic, we’re hosting a painting contest.
Participants will be entered to win a limited Alien Workshop deck featuring their artwork as the graphic.
Contest: Create an original painting inspired by the design aesthetic of Alien Workshop & Chris Reed and post it to Instagram with the hashtag #chrisreedalienworkshop. The winner will be chosen by Chris Reed and will have his or her artwork printed on an Alien Workshop deck. The Winner will also receive a Chris Reed “Black Metal Beach” KTC deck, other random goodies, and their artwork featured on alienworkshop.com.
Rules: All entries must be posted on Instagram by Friday, April 12th with the hashtag #chrisreedalienworkshop.
There are no rules as to the content or style of your painting. It can be whatever you choose, but the final size must be 9″ X 34″. If chosen, we’ll contact you with instructions for shipping your artwork.
Learn more about Chris Reed @ thechrisreed.com
If you are in the Toronto area this coming weekend, please make sure to swing by the “1st Try to Last Call” opening reception sponsored in part by The Quiet Life. This photo show features the work of 4 very talented photographer/skateboarders: Jeff Comber, Darrell Smith, Aaron Wynia and Will Jivcoff. The reception starts at 7pm and details can be had by clicking the image below.