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FRANK151 – Jake Burton Interview | Video

It is hard to believe that Jake Burton, the founder of the pioneer snowboard company http://burton.com”>Burton, started his company with a very modest budget and team. At its initial stages when the times were tough, Burton worked the machines all by himself to make ends meet. Popularity … READ MORE

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Animal New York – “JR Turns Times Square Inside Out” Interview | Video

Perhaps http://jr-art.net/”>JR might be the world’s busiest street artist – who might also be racking up plenty of flyer miles – as he seems to be everywhere these days. Here is a short video interview conducted by http://animalnewyork.com”>Animal New York, who caught up with the TED Prize winner, … READ MORE

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HAVEN – “A Conversation with Hideki ‘Hue’ Kimura of Deluxe” | Video

The latest installment from http://havenshop.ca/” target=”_blank”>Haven’s “Dialogue” series presents an in-depth interview with Hideki “Hue” Kimura, founder and designer of http://deluxe.jp/” target=”_blank”>Deluxe Clothing. Sitting down at Bridge, the brand’s headquarters and flagship retail space, Kimura discusses his influences, ranging from the ’80s American music and movies he … READ MORE

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Levis Vintage Clothing – Behind the Brand | By MR PORTER

http://mrporter.com/” target=”_blank”>MR PORTER has put together a video that gives the viewer a behind the scenes look at http://levisvintageclothing.com/” target=”_blank”>Levi’s Vintage Clothing, the premium sub-brand founded in 1999 that specializes in reproduced garments from Levi’s vast archive dating back to 1873, the year blue jeans were born. … READ MORE

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MEGGS Interview by The Hundreds | Video

While http://houseofmeggs.com/”>MEGGS was in Los Angeles completing various works for his solo exhibition at http://thinkspacegallery.com/”>Thinkspace gallery, Bobby and http://thehundreds.com/”>The Hundreds crew dropped by to do a short interview with the Australian contemporary artist. Although a picture might be worth a thousand words, it is always insightful to … READ MORE

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Stussy – Lance Mountain “Never Grow Up” Exhibition Interview | Video

If you saw last year’s http://freshnessmag.com/2012/03/13/bones-brigade-an-autobiography-film-video/” target=”_blank”>Bones Brigade documentary, you’ll know that team rider http://lancemountain.com/” target=”_blank”>Lance Mountain was far from the most talented member of the crew, but he was undeniably its heart and soul. His spirit is nicely captured in the title for his solo exhibition, … READ MORE

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Reserve Channel – “ARTST TLK” with Pharrell Williams: Henry Rollins | Video

Having made a name for himself in the early ’80s fronting the seminal hardcore band Black Flag, http://henryrollins.com/” target=”_blank”>Henry Rollins would go on to pursue a successful solo musical career while moonlighting as a spoken word artist. The ’90s and beyond found Rollins adding new entries to … READ MORE

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Gestalten – “Julia Hoffmann: Disclosing MoMA’s Identity” | Video

Julia Hoffman, Creative Director of the http://moma.org/” target=”_blank”>Museum of Modern Art’s (MoMA) advertising and graphic design department, sees it as her job to make sure that the blurring of the line between art and design stops at the entrance to the New York museum. While it is … READ MORE

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FUTURA x Hennessy – “FUTURA in Melbourne” By Lester Jones | Video

Legendary artist, http://futura2000.com/”>FUTURA, recently hopped on a plane and headed to Melbourne, Australia, as part of his world tour promoting the collaboration project with premium cognac brand, http://hennessy.com”>Hennessy. In between signing autographs and performing a live painting at the launch event, Mr. McGurr took to the streets … READ MORE

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HAVEN – “A Conversation with Shinsuke Takizawa of NEIGHBORHOOD” | Video

As part of its INTELLIGENCE feature, premier Canadian retailer http://havenshop.ca/” target=”_blank”>HAVEN presents a conversation Shinsuke Takizawa. The http://neighborhood.jp/” target=”_blank”>NEIGHBORHOOD founder discusses his humble beginnings as a designer, taking advantage of the emergence of Apple computers to launch his own line of t-shirts. Then and now, Takizawa takes … READ MORE

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Reserve Channel – “ARTST TLK” With Pharrell Williams: Tony Hawk | Video

http://youtube.com/user/reservechannel”>Reserve Channel just uploaded the latest episode of “ARTST TLK” with http://freshnessmag.com/tag/pharrell-williams”>Pharrell Williams. Technically speaking, http://tonyhawk.com”>Tony Hawk may not be your average artist; however, skateboarding can be considered as an art form. As skateboarding is as much a sport as it is a tool for self-expression. Breaking … READ MORE