Yesterday, I was lucky enough to catch up with the super talented homie CRYPTIK and hang at his great new studio space for a few hours. It was so nice to break bread and chop it up on living sustainably and the joys of composting. Overnight, he’s launched some great new product offerings in his online store, including a sick black-on-black Cryptigram Snapback hat, and the awesome Moksha tee in three great colors too. [See More]
I’m just back from three weeks in Asia for the POW! WOW! Asia Tour which started in Japan and then went to Taiwan. I’ve posted some BTS recap photos over on the Imprint Culture Lab website if you’d like to see another perspective on the epic events.
This video from Renaissance Hotels features famous DJ/producer A-Trak exploring the lovely city of Long Beach. Since filming took place earlier this year, during the week of POW! WOW! Long Beach, they also feature talented participating French artist Fafi, POW! WOW! Founder Jasper Wong, and my fellow Imprint-er Jeffstaple too.
My talented friend Toronto-based artist Allister Lee is opening a new exhibition at One Grand Gallery in Portland this evening. It’s based around 999 black markers from his famous collection, and also includes archival documentation and illustration. The show runs until November 30th, if you’re in Portland, check it out! And here’s our 2012 interview for Imprint Culture Lab for more insight into Allister’s collection and his work.