Tag results for: Lenny McGurr

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FUTURA x U.S. Soccer Men’s National Team Jersey | Preview

Working as the new Art Director for U.S. Soccer Men’s National Team during these FIFA World Cup games, graffiti iconoclast FUTURA has helped to create a series of limited edition merchandises ahead of the team’s first match on June 16th in Natal, Brazil. And among the hard-to-find … READ MORE

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Lupe Fiasco and FUTURA To Join U.S. Soccer Campaign for 2014 FIFA World Cup

In preparation for the upcoming 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, U.S. Soccer is joining forces with Lupe Fiasco and FUTURA to initiate an unique send-off campaign. On board as the program’s Music Director, Fiasco will create a custom Spotify playlist for U.S Soccer with his DJ … READ MORE

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FUTURA x Beats by Dr. Dre – Solo HD Artist Series Headphones | Available Now

Around the same time when the last few party goers started to head home from yesterday’s launch event, FUTURA x Beats by Dr. Dre – Solo HD Artist Series Headphones went “live” on Beats’ online store. In addition to the eight solid color already available, audiophiles everywhere … READ MORE

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FUTURA x Beats by Dr. Dre – Solo HD Artist Series Headphone Launch | Event Recap

During his time at Nike, Omar Johnson had the rare opportunity to work with his childhood hero, famed artist Lenny McGurr, better known as FUTURA. Now as the VP Marketing at Beats by Dr. Dre, Johnson was certain to work with the artist once again. And so, … READ MORE

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FUTURA “Future-Shock” Exhibition – Opening Party | Event Recap

Some 40 years ago, he was just another kid from New York City, looking for a way to express his creativity. He found it in graffiti where the paint brush was a spray can and the medium was your surrounding. Now, Leonard McGurr, or better known by … READ MORE

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FUTURA x Hennessy Very Special Cognac Limited Edition Bottle – Friends & Family Pack

It was like any other inconspicuous knock at our office’s door this afternoon, only the courier unveiled a specially marked package in black. And even before we saw its contents, we already knew that it was the much talked about FUTURA x Hennessy Very Special Cognac Limited … READ MORE

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FUTURA x Hennessy Very Special Cognac Limited Edition Bottle

With the enormous success of last year’s limited edition cognac bottle by artist Brian Donnelly, or best known as KAWS, distillery Hennessy and its parent company Moet Hennessy have asked graffiti legend FUTURA to participate in the series’ second iteration. Inspiration derived from the perfectly aged spirit, … READ MORE

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FUTURA 2000: “FUTURA 2012 – Expansion” Exhibit | Galerie Jerome de Noirmont Paris

Legendary graffiti artist Leonard McGurr, better known as FUTURA 2000, is set to open an exhibition made up of fifteen new works, all created in 2011. Entitled “FUTURA 2012 – Expansions,” the installation will run from January 13th to February 29th at Galerie Jerome de Noirmont in … READ MORE

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FUTURA x 12ozProphet Feature | Video By Allen AKA

Within the bundles of videos and short films, few can claim the category “feature”, where the breadth of the subject and the way to document the moment is so well choreographed, the audience feel as if they were part of the process. This is what Allen AKA … READ MORE

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FUTURA x 12ozProphet Collection | Preview

In art, as similar as in life, boundaries made to be redrawn and iterations that once defined the genre no longer apply. However, through this ebb and flow, a few things remain constant, like the creations by Lenny McGurr, best known by his tag FUTURA, and 12ozProphet, … READ MORE

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FUTURA x 12ozProphet | Preview Video

No name enjoys such a reverence as FUTURA‘s, one of the early artists who pioneered the cross over between graffiti and contemporary art, and 12ozProphet, long been the cornerstone of street art in New York City.  After in development for sometime, Allen AKA, the founder of 12ozProphet, … READ MORE