Name: Garrett Russell Profession: Skier, Bartender, Guide Sponsors: TREW gear, LINE Skis, Smith Optics, Fulltilt Ski Boots, Boreal Mtn, Recaps, Arcade Age: 30 Home Town: Telluride Colorado B.O.B: How did you originally get into skiing and then freestyle skiing? Garrett Russell: Skiing has always been in my life, but around 11 it really started to [...]
Marvel’s “Thor: The Dark World” continues the big-screen adventures of Thor, the Mighty Avenger, as he battles to save Earth and all the Nine Realms from a shadowy enemy that predates the universe itself. In the aftermath of Marvel’s “Thor” and “Marvel’s The Avengers,” Thor fights to restore order across the cosmos…but an ancient race [...]
From acclaimed filmmaker Guillermo del Toro comes “Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures’ Pacific Rim.” When legions of monstrous creatures, known as Kaiju, started rising from the sea, a war began that would take millions of lives and consume humanity’s resources for years on end. To combat the giant Kaiju, a special type of weapon [...]
15 May 2013
Lamborghini has celebrated its 50th anniversary these last weeks and for the occasion presents the new Egoista concept sports car. Unveiled at the last stop of the Grande Giro d’Italia tour, the car is powered by a 600 hp V10 engine. “the single-seater concept is characterized by two fundamental aspects: its architecture, and the materials used. [...]
2 May 2013
The Hawaiian-born artist and designer cuts loose about the island he calls home, the local art scene, and the importance of staying analog. More on theavantgardediaries.com Jasper Wong – The Simple Beauty of Just Coloring from The Avant/Garde Diaries on Vimeo.
25 Apr 2013
OBEY THE GIANT – The Shepard Fairey Story is a film based on the true story of Shepard Fairey’s first act of street art during his time at Rhode Island School of Design from 1989-1992. Shepard Fairy gained notoriety globally after creating the Obama HOPE image from the 2008 Presidential campaign. Yet prior to that [...]
9 Apr 2013
The Boneyard Project is an art exhibition that has evolved since 2010 to incorporate the styles of over 30 international artists. This latest video shows acclaimed artist Kenny Scharf working over a 50-year-old military aircraft in his signature graffiti-esque style, culminating in a vividly colored and visually appealing large-scale piece. Set in the sunny Arizona [...]
25 Mar 2013
We take a behind the scenes look at the “birth of a motorcycle” at the KTM Factory, located in Mattighofen, Austria. We sit down with KTM PR and Product Managers Joachim Sauer and Thomas Kuttruf to learn how KTM manufactures and develops some of the most innovative bikes in the world.
22 Mar 2013
Long-standing artist Futura embarked recently on arguably his biggest collaboration to date with the ever respected Hennessy. The iconic artist has teamed up with the world’s largest cognac company and has been given the chance to design his own limited edition bottles, and as pieces of art in their own right each is a true [...]
21 Mar 2013
Alex FaKso began his career as a skate photographer in the early ’90s. Since then he has transitioned into a more personal obsession with street culture, specifically graffiti writers, having worked with the likes of Os Gemeos to document their process. A recent video piece, filmed and directed by DSCREET, gives some insight into FaKso’s [...]
13 Mar 2013
#passitonproject is an experiment in social art: to document one board’s journey through the global snowboard community, seeing how many riders it can be passed on to and just how far around the world it can travel.
11 Mar 2013
Check out this amazing show reel from RC Aerial Cam,Shot on RED Epic and FS-100 it show cases the epic skills these guys have as film makers. RC Aerial Cam, Aerial Reel from RC Aerial Cam on Vimeo.
19 Feb 2013
10 years in the making, Handselecta is pleased to announce the release of our first book, Flip The Script, published by Gingko Press. Part history book, part calligraphy manual. it will be sure to be a monumental tome in the culture of graffiti and colloquial design. - Distinctive hand style lettering is an essential skill [...]