Tom Sachs’ Space Camp

NYC's Governor's Island is transformed into an art-installation-meets-obstacle-course to celebrate the NikeCraft Mars Yard 2.0

Part film screening, part art installation and part obstacle course, Space Camp is a true marriage of art and fitness. Presented as a look into the routines that members of Tom Sachs‘ studio go through on a regular basis, the experience is set in a warehouse on Governor’s Island in NYC. After watching “The Hero’s Journey,” a new film by Sachs and Van Neistat, guests …

NikeLab Air Vapormax + Marc Newson

A FlyKnit and leather moccasin in a never-before-seen silhouette

We’ve reached the 30th anniversary of Nike‘s Air Max technology. For some that will trigger nostalgia over iconic silhouettes—and the technical capabilities they delivered. For the team at NikeLab, it was a milestone invitation to continue advancing. And with that, they launched three new partnerships as part of the ongoing Nike Vision-AIRS series, one of which being the return of industrial designer Marc Newson. For …

Nike’s “Pro Hijab” for Muslim Athletes

Sportswear giant Nike announced this week that, come spring 2018, the “Pro Hijab” will be available. Made for Muslim women, the hijab has been specifically designed for sports—it’s light, stretchy (so it will stay put) and is covered in tiny holes—making it more breathable. For such a recognizable, global brand like Nike, the hijab is much more than a way to make money. By shining …

The Converse Auckland Modern Running Shoe

A new silhouette with a comfortable, dynamic fit

Despite a retro aesthetic that harkens back to running shoes of the ’70s and ’80s, Converse‘s recently released Auckland Modern is entirely present day. A previous iteration of the shoe’s silhouette debuted back in 1984 for the Olympic Games in Los Angeles, but this new version is more than just a visual upgrade. There are a few predominant features that warrant attention here. First, the …

Kith + Nike NYC Conceptual Pop-Up

More than just a destination for Kith + Nike Sportswear collaborative goods, the brands’ new joint pop-up in Soho, NYC plays host to plenty of conceptual art and interactive components, all surrounding a unifying narrative. The first of which is, of course, the Rio Olympics and there will be plenty of customizable products to go around dedicated toward the event. The space, once again designed …