To them, work is gliding over the surface of the world – over water on a surfboard; through powder on a snowboard; above concrete on a skateboard. They always make sure to take enough of every drug, to avoid getting trapped between worlds. But skating takes them somewhere you can’t go synthetically. They call themselves TOPHEADZ, and they are traceable only by their bespoke hearts.
KATE BELLM photographs the skate collective’s amphibious protagonists.
MOOD is an important new skate brand, based in New York, that challenges the “bigger, faster, stronger” MO of the radically accelerating skate industry. Founded by Calvin Waterman and Grandison Taber, Mood releases tight collections (a board, a hat, a shirt) created in collaboration with artists, designers, skaters, and “people with good ideas.” One notable… More
SUPREME has just dropped its SECOND SS14 campaign video. Titled “FIREBOARD,” the video is again shot by HARMONY KORINE with magician DAVID BLAINE and skate-artist MARK GONZALES. Combustion, heat, light, and magic, it's skating by fire. More
Tonight is the opening of photographer DAVID BAILEY’s exhibition “Stardust” at the National Portrait Gallery, London, and it’s one of the institution’s largest photography shows ever. Bailey, who himself selected the works in the exhibition and curated it, has become one of the world’s best-known and most distinctive photographers since he began capturing the swinging… More