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Goldendale, WA: Ever wondered on the chit chat that goes on off the track and off camera?
Faces of Maryhill | Alberto Alepuz /Loaded Boards
Paris, France: A fan film made with the carbon series Evolve skateboards – Meet the Evolve ninja.
Evolve ninja – Unleash the electric beast !
Lush Team rider Josh Monk shares how his art, skateboarding and music all tie in together.
Josh Monk / MOFILM / Bose
San Francisco, California: Creating community is an essential facet to humanity in that we are social organisms seeking solace in the hearts and minds of others.
Art Exhibition Invitation and New Video | Flying Hi
Great craftmanship from Perter Duncan’s Wood Studio showcased with these limited, no griptape longboard. – The Wave and The Swirl.
Who needs grip tape when you have swirls and waves
Smoke and Dust – a Photo series featuring downhill skateboarders by Digi Toast Production and photographer Tomas Januska
Photography of skateboarders, smoke and dust. | Digi Toast Production
Hamburg, Germany: In the pursuit of creating an alternative longboard movie, we (the crew behind) took our approach to longboarding and came up with “Hide & Slide”.
Hide & Slide (Danish/German Longboard Movie) | Jibe Longboards
The cult classic documentary “The Devil’s toy” gets reloaded. Canada’s National Film Board and Arte commissioned 14 directors from across the world – from New York City to South Africa – and asked them to contribute to the the original documentary in this Redux version. Witness the evolution of skate culture across the globe.
The Devil’s Toy Redux | A skate classic re-imaginned
Toronto, ON: Do you know this man? these decks along with many more were up for auction last night during Generation Grind, an exhibition where students from the Oasis Skateboard Factory collaborate with high profile Toronto artists to develop a series of boards based on their experiences as youth in the city.
The most infamous Torontonian at Generation Grind | Oasis Skateboard Factory
Looks like Scarecrowovern will be back on a Landyachtz deck or two next spring. Two new illustrations commisioned by Landyachtz have been released by the artist.
Landyachctz to feature more Scarecrowoven art in 2014
Imitation is the greatest form of flattery but what are you to do when a multimillion dollar company copies you?
Loyal Dean VS Tommy Bahama | David vs Goliath
The amazing work of light painter/cinematographer Darren Pearson and his interpretation of ‘You’re never too old to skateboard’ right in time for halloween
Light Goes On by Darren Pearson
The description say it all – When Darkness comes to your life, there is only one possible escape. Longboard is the door to happiness.
THE 11TH HOUR – Directed by Igor Bellido
It’s been six months since announced and MoMA PS1’s 2013 Young Architects Program Winner , the CODA’s Party Wall, is finally up and prominently features Comet Skateboards offcuts.
Comet Skateboards finally at the Museum of Modern Art
Happy Cloud cruiser. an alternative to plastic injection moulded mini cruiser.
Meet Happy Cloud Cruiser
In response to Santa Cruz’s art being allegedly plagiarized by Jeremy Scott, Maple XO hosted their own fashion show to pay tribute to skateboard influence.
Maple XO host Vulture Couture 2013 – a statement against skateboard plagiarism.
Buenos Aires, Argentina: Let master builder Ezequiel Galasso give new life to your loved but broken deck by turning them into awesome electric guitars.
Ezequiel Galasso of Skate guitar makes your broken decks shred some more
After The Red Hot Chili Peppers last month, it is now the turn of Linkin Park to get their own custom deck illustrated by Caspian De Looze
Linkin Park art commemorative longboards
Australian Posca Artist Caspian Delooze was commissioned by Warner Music Australia to create 4 custom illustrations for the Red Hot Chili Peppers.
Red Hot Chili Peppers longboards by the illustration mercenary Caspian De Looze
Comet Skateboard will soon be at the Museum of Modern Art, and here it is, kinda. This years’s MoMA PS1’s 2013 Young Architects Program Winner is the CODA’s Party Wall, a Three-Story Facade Comet Skateboard Offcuts.
Comet Skateboards at the Museum of Modern Art
KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: Dj’s, smoke machines, massive laser tunnels and spotlights through the steep suburbs of Durban for some of the city’s finest downhill skateboarders.
Peg Lunar Projects – Are we in a club or skateboarding?
Plymouth, UK: Harnessing the power of the sun to graphic a deck. Ed. Note: most certainly one of the most unique was we’ve seen it done.
Graphic’d by Nature | Ginger Dread Boards
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