VNA magazine just revealed the contents and the look of the limited edition of their newest issue #27 that will be available tonight at the official release party @ StolenSpace in London. With Aryz as their cover artist, the magazine released 3 different covers – regular, subscription and the limited one. The limited edition comes packed in a screen printed box, has a screen … Continue reading
Following the summer collection ‘Pleasure is the Happiness of the crazy‘, French brand MAMAMA is now introducing its new collection for this Fall/Winter 2014 dubbed ‘Happiness is the pleasure of the wise’ with this great lookbook shot by the talented Jérémy Barniaud featuring models Shehan Hannwellage and Mélie Hirtz. This new collection is coming with … Continue reading
Back in January, Rita Ora announced her signing with adidas Originals while previewing that special adidas Superstar “Metal Toe”. And while initially thought to be the first creation from the songstress, who joins an ever growing and formidable roster of musicians with the inclination to design, today we get our first look at the upcoming Fall and Winter 2014 collection. … Continue reading
Korea-based brand Kasina teams up with New Balance for a playful take on the New Balance 580 silhouette, featuring a mix of patterns and colors. Adorning the suede beige upper is an eye-catching “Moth Pattern” along the tongue and vamp, while a vibrant light blue accent covers themidsole and laces, adding to the overall bright aesthetic of the shoe. The collaboration is … Continue reading
Sometimes the best adventures are those left to chance. Desillusion Magazine presents ‘Nowhere Bound’, a road trip across the West Coast of America from Ventura to Oregon and back, in search of waves, skate parks and empty roads. Featuring Iron & Resin ambassadors JR Watson, Dylan Gordon, Ben Barnick, Cierra Cegielski, Holly Hanson and Samson … Continue reading
Reuben Wu is a fine art & commercial photographer, music producer and audiovisual director. He’s also a member of the group Ladytron.
Plurabelle – Our Fires (edit by Mattis Dovier) Drawings, animation and editing by Mattis Dovier, produced by Stellar Kinematics “In addition to pixel art and frame by frame animation, graphics in this video are based on various influences. The main ones arise from the underground manga, especially Maruo Suehiro’s “ero-guro” or erotic-grotesque style (to name … Continue reading
Street paintings by Belgian street artist ROA for the massive Djerbahood Project curated by Galerie Itinerrance in Tunisia.
UK label Lazy Oaf presents its new lookbook for the Fall/Winter 2014 collection. Check this out.
Parisian brand MAMAMA and French duo Dusty (Alexis Jamet and Jo Dézécot) joined their forces to release an exclusive capsule collection consisting of a t-shirt, a zine and a poster available in a special pack or separate at MAMAMA online store.
Canadian label Raised by Wolves is presenting its new SS14 collection. Photography by Rupert LaMontagne.
For this summer 2014, NYC-based label 10.Deep partnered with the iconic and pioneering record label Studio One for a collaborative collection of goods. “Our latest special project is an homage to Studio 1, the iconic and pioneering sound system and record label. Often called “The Motown of Reggae”, Coxsone Dodd’s Studio One was more than just a heavyweight reggae … Continue reading
Waska Tatay is a new book by photographers Raphael Verona and Thomas Rousset exploring the rites and rituals of Bolivian witchcraft and pagan practice “A real-fantasized journey between reality and fiction through a haunted company syncretic beliefs and magic. Photographic work of Raphael Verona and Thomas Rousset made mainly in Bolivia Altiplano region (La Paz, … Continue reading
Each year, Nixon organise one of the wildest and remote surf contests on the planet. Ten of the best European surfers are invited to an unknown surf destination, to battle against their own fears & human limits without the pressures of the public or the press. An unexpected quest, one where the only enemy is … Continue reading
In the wake of releasing Dylan Rieder and Keith Hufnagel‘s signature shoes, San Francisco’s HUF has unveiled a first look at its initial delivery of the Fall 2014 season. Engineered for both skateboarding and street styling, the offering consists of mature pieces that incorporate a seasonal color palette of tonal blues, rich merlot, and classic black and white, … Continue reading
After producing 65 print magazines & 30 documentaries since 2002, Desillusion has become a 260 page coffee table book, ad free, and will be accompanied by a series of short films showcased exclusively every week on DSLmag.com. At the crossroads of two opposite worlds, the street & the beach, Desillusion pays a tribute to youth & … Continue reading
THE QUIET LIFE is excited to announce the global release of its new “FUNNER SUMMER” Capsule Collection. FUNNER SUMMER marks the first collaboration between California based artist and designer Justin Krietemeyer and the brand. The collection, a year in the making, is a colorful reminder to make time in life dedicated specifically for fun. The 21 piece collection features bold textiles … Continue reading
Dutch artist Parra is back with a new solo show dubbed ‘Same Old Song’. The exhibition started on June 28th and is open until July 10th at HVW8. “The works in Same Old Song are overturned wine glasses, leisure-suited perverts, and behind-the-bar-booty slaps arranged in compositions of red, white, blue, pink, Ben-Day dots, and stars. In … Continue reading
French brand MAMAMA has released a special collection honouring its city. The collection includes 3 t-shirts, a baseball tee, a sweatshirt and a tote bag. All available at MAMAMA online store.
Directed by Joe G and featuring Globe surf team riders Dion Agius, Nate Tyler, Taj Burrow, Yadin Nicol, Damien Hobgood, Creed Mctaggart, CJ Hobgood, Alex Smith, Noa Deane, Brendon Gibbens, and more. Strange Rumblings in Shangri La is a modern surf film that documents an unforgettable worldwide journey from the frigid shores of Iceland to … Continue reading
The Londoners at Grind London have recently come out with their Summer 2014 collection, presented with this simple but effective lookbook shot in the historic Wimbledon Stadium during a greyhound race. The collection includes t-shirts, shirts and hats. Available online.
Talented graphic designer Leslie David worked on a series of posters for French music festival Calvi On The Rocks. Check this out.
A selection of images from iconic British photographer David Hurn. Via Fucknfilthy
For issue #43 of Monster Children, the legendary Method Man spent the day with Ryan Sheckler in NYC. Nixon presents this behind the scenes video, shot by Erik Bragg from the day of the shoot. Find all the shots and read the interview in MC #43, on sale now.
The Be Street Weeknd is back this year with as usual, an impressive programming. Over 18000 people are expected for this third edition that will take place at the Grande Halle de la Villette in Paris on October 4th and 5th 2014. This architectural landmark, known for catering to Paris’ cultural elite, will host the event yet … Continue reading
WAX issue 5 is out, featuring profiles of Cory Arcangel with Hans Ulrich Obrist, John Houck with Chris Wiley, Alek Parker with Aeriel Brown, Xavier Cha with Carmen Winant, and Trip Patterson with Mariah Ernst. A 24-HOUR ART PROJECT with Michael Bell-Smith, Lucas Blalock, Skyler Brickley, Ethan Greenbaum, Fabienne Hess, David Horvitz, John Houck, Boru O’Brien O’Connell, … Continue reading
Chris Golden is a talented freelance illustrator from Brooklyn, NY.
Eyes speak a universal language, and no interpreter is needed – Steve McCurry
Considered as one of the best surfers in the world, Dane Reynolds is the embodiment of a surf revival. An aerial, creative surf without compromise. He may even be the best thing to happen to surfing in the last decade. Desillusion Magazine’s editor in chief Sebastien Zanella followed Dane from Hawaii through to his hometown … Continue reading
The guys at Only NY have just released their first studio photo shoot, with this brief set of photographs taken in collaboration with the photographer Taleen Dersdepanian and the stylist Maria Montané. Check this out.
“Sometimes you hit the streets and sometimes the streets hit you. Skateboarding is not a game. “ http://nike.com/skateboarding
Daniel Rived and Victor Chitanu at Uno Models photographed by César Segarra for PARAÍSO Spring/Summer 2014 collection, a project between Krizia Robustella and David Méndez Alonso.
Harley Weir is a talented photographer based in London, UK. His clients include Vogue, Supreme and Urban Outfitters among others. Check this out.
The London-based lifestyle brand Grind London has produced another one of their editorials that we always look forward to receiving in our inbox. “Bits For The Bits” has been shot on location in Egypt’s South Sinai by photographer Sayda Alexander. It features local Bedouin Ibrahim who’s decked out in a combination of his own customary attire and … Continue reading
Originating from the north shore of Oahu, Hawaii. This young prodigy is undoubtedly the future of surfing. Strong in all aspects, he is undeniably one of the best surfers in the world today. But John John isn’t just a pro surfer living life on the beach. French photographer & Desillusion Magazine editor in chief … Continue reading
Maison Kitsuné introduce a new capsule collection especially for Summer 2014: Kitsuné Surf Club. Gildas Loaëc and Masaya Kuroki, co-founders and artistic directors of Maison Kitsuné, wanted to create a line that captured the freedom and frivolity of surf culture lifestyle. The collection is made up of a sweatshirt, T-shirt, a tote bag, and a beach dress – all … Continue reading
Revenge is Sweet is a creative studio based in Paris and London. It was set up in 2006 by Lee Owens and Angelique Piliere. The studio works in all areas of Art Direction, Design, Illustration and Consultation across a broad range of applications including Editorial, Visual Identity, Exhibition and Communications. They have recently worked with Jour Blanc, a luxury silk scarves brand … Continue reading
Two weeks ago, CONVERSE Inc. gathered several great artists with Converse ‘Open Studio’, an exciting new platform for next generation creative talent with pop-up art studios showcasing the creative process in-motion. Taking place from May 16 – 18 during Art Basel Hong Kong 2014 at The Space in Sheung Wan, the project lent an environment where … Continue reading
Photographer Hans Kemp created the series ‘Bikes of Burden’ that shows motorbikes carrying incredible loads of stuff. Vietnam was just the perfect place for this project, as almost 90 million vendors and consumers buying and selling something on virtually every street corner. Via IGNANT
Atiba Jefferson is a professional photographer from Colorado Springs, CO. He discovered photography in high school and quickly developed a passion for the camera. Since skateboarding was his first love it naturally became his primary subject and the focus through the lens. His desire to capture the movement of skateboarding, precisely how he saw it, … Continue reading
Our friends at Sergeant Paper are proud to present the new ss14 collection of their textile line Sergeant Cotton. This summer, the brand is collaborating with several artists such as SHANE, Amélie Barnathan, APPELLE MOI PAPA, Davy Khau, Arno Dufour and Hélène Paris on a series of sweaters, tote bags and t-shirts for both men and women and a splendid … Continue reading
Coinciding with the release of the Opening Ceremony & Magritte collection, the two have released a surrealist editorial in honor of the Belgian artist. The collection features René Magritte’s Shéhérazade, A Beautiful Relationship, The Blow to the Heart, The Ladder of Fire, and The King’s Museum paintings printed on various items of clothing and Vans sneakers. As is typical in the artist’s paintings, the model’s faces are … Continue reading
Take a train into a seriously trippy fantasy land in this Russian music video animated by Flakonkishochki and Mikhail Kalinin. music and lyrics by Ilya Lagutenko produced by Ilya Lagutenko & DZA video art and idea – Flakonkishochki animation by Mikhail Kalinin & Flakonkishochki 3d animation, modeling – Dmitry Kalinin
LA streetwear imprint The Quiet Life have released a new capsule collection, titled “Stormy x Paris.” The collection consists of deadstock Liberty fabric headwear, an African-inspired button down and bucket hat, and a mashup T-shirt comprised of two of the brand’s previous designs. Also highlighted in the lookbook are some styles from the brand’s second spring drop, … Continue reading
Parisian store CITADIUM and Electric Europe are joining their forces to open a pop-up store that began on monday and will last until Saturday June 7th included. The californain label is offering the opportunity to discover its universe in a dedicated atmosphere celebrating the fondamentals of Electric: style, handcrafting and legacy. On this occasion, the brand is unveiling … Continue reading
Lightweight windbreaker jacket from Rockwell’s ‘The Lost Seagull’ Collection for S/S 14. Available at Flatspot.
Komono is introducing a new series of six watches adorned with graphics from late NYC artist Jean Michael Basquiat. The timepieces’ clean design is contrasted with the artist’s signature primitive motifs, which are engraved onto matte black and metallic gold faces and printed in color onto straps. . The collection is now available for preorder at colette.
SON OF WILD presents a sneak peek at its Spring/Summer 2014 offerings via the accompanying lookbook. Throwing together a bunch of laid-back summer outfits, we get to see warm weather staples like shorts, T-shirts, short-sleeved shirts, alongside button-ups and light outerwear pieces. A summer-ready color palette including shades of blue, white and earthy tones is complemented … Continue reading
Desillusion Magazine is presenting: Brother int he weird. Based in the heart of Ventura, a town literally fuelled by waves and gasoline. Iron & Resin is the product of several friends, immersed in a culture of motorcycles and point breaks. A culture where man builds with his own hands and the only thing that counts … Continue reading
Burgeoning streetwear brand Grind London has released its first collection of Summer 2014. “Classic Summer Cuts” is inspired by summers in the city of years gone by, while taking an optimistic approach to the notoriously unreliable British weather. The lineup combines lively patterns with a distinctly summer-oriented color palette. It features a familiar offering of garments we’ve come … Continue reading