Anthony Lister is being “Pretty Shady” wearing his very own shades he designed together with us, in this skin cancer awareness campaign. Listen to what he has to say about the sun and this summer time childhood memories.
Pretty Shady has also put together a visually engaging clip with interesting typographical elements.
Stefan Marx will be talking at the Redo Design Conference, held in streets of Prishtina on the 22nd to the 24th November, 2013. The Redo Design Conference is a bit different from your usual conference. It is series of walks and talks in various locations throughout the capital of Kosovo, Prishtina. It’s aim is to establish a direct interaction with the city, the speakers and the audience.
Check out Stefan Marx‘s illustrations all over these skate ramp rooms.
If your lucky enough to be around San Francisco at the moment, one of Colab’s collaborating artists, Jonathan Zawada is having a solo show at The Popular Workshop in San Francisco. Get ready for some sculptures, video, and interactive works that explore the ideas behind the privacy and freedom in our virtual environments today.
From Nov 8th till Dec 20th, 2013, at The Popular Workshop .
After 20years of spraying, painting, editing, and creating, the multi talented artist from New Zealand, Askew One will be having his first solo exhibition at The Tate Gallery on Wednesday Nov 13th, 2013. “The Evolving Face” will explore the concept of Evolution in our rapidly changing society today.
For more information The Tate Gallery, Askew One
Photos from The Opening Hours
Nobody likes girls riding bicycles in Paris more than this saddle. Enjoy the work from Clemens Habicht‘s who is apart of Collider with Daniel Askill and Lorin Askill. The Show for Ministry of Sound’s Mike Mago.
A group of artists set sail in Madagascar, working on collaborative projects with the local fisherman of the Vezo tribe. Some pretty sweet outcomes!
Artists involved were Aryz, BO130, CartOne, Kid Kreol & Boogie, Jace, Mircobo, PSY156 and Seth.
KAWS has a new exhibition running at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA). Featuring 70 works both old and new of the artist, including the seminal Kimpsons series. Our pick of the bunch is the especially commissioned nine foot Bendy sculpture, adorning the museum’s exterior. RAD!
Running until 05th Jan 2014 – this ones not to be missed!
Take some of the biggest contemporary artists of our time and let them loose on a Stormtrooper helmet and you’ll have strayed into the territory of Art Wars. Displayed recently at London’s Saatchi Gallery, the exhibition featured artists among the likes of Damien Hirst, David Bailey and Ben Moore.
Nothing short of amazing, Toro Y Moi’s new clip for ‘Rose Quartz’ features a hand painted animation by Lauren Gregory. Chaz is featured playing keys and delivering ace dance moves. If only we could look this good in a series of smears, DANG!
We love this film installation ‘MILK’ shot by Jake Terrey for Dandy Magazine. Featuring our ever so famous Geoff McFetridge ‘Corbus’ and our Elke Kramer ‘Revoltes’. Stunning!
Models | Ashley Scott, Richard Hall – Priscilla’s Models
Cut, shot and graded by Jake Terrey
We’re stoked to see that Barry McGee will be having his first solo show in NYC in 8 years at the Cheim & Read Gallery. Opening September 12 – October 26
Our Elke Kramer ‘LE VINS’ are featured in this months SPOOK MAGAZINE. Vol.7 – The Sex Issue – hubba hubba! Get your hands on some here!
If you’re lucky enough to find yourself stateside this week then don’t miss the opening of Dave Kinsey’s solo show at FFDG in San Francisco. Featuring new mixed media paintings and wood sculptural works the show Opens on Thurs 5th Sept.
UK artist Ian Stevenson does cheeky like no-one else.
As bike mania takes over we can’t help but swoon at this custom bike collaboration from COLAB artist Geoff McFetridge and Fairwheel Bikes. Geoff utilised a masking technique with the characters being hand drawn onto the frame with a masking fluid, then the bike painted white. The mask was then removed, revealing the characters formed by the raw carbon weave beneath. It was a laborious process but has produced a striking effect.