DQM founder Chris Keeffe has been in the skateboard industry for over 29 years. Originally from Queens, he started skating at age 10, which ultimately led to a professional career.
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New York City stereotypes—the unavoidable, often racist, usually humorous depictions and interpretations of the city’s multitude of cultural characters. Here are some of those very renditions done courtesy of Stay Vers—you garlic breath, pizza slinging, spaghetti bending, Vic Damone motherfucker!
Raised in the West Village with main stomping grounds at Washington Square Park, Ricky worked his way up the career ladder as a bus boy first, a job which led to his legendary snap of a perfectly spontaneous Cindy Crawford exiting the ladies room.
Natali Yura is a young, up-and-coming artist who calls Russia, New York, and hopefully Hollywood one day, her home.
In New York at got nothin' to do this Thursday, October 2nd? Stop by POP International Galleries' Product Of UR Environment show, featuring new works by 2ESAE and SKI.
From rags to riches, Harif “Haculla” Guzman is the true incarnation of The American Dream, however unorthodox the journey. The outcome? Something that can only be described as modern alchemy, a lowly street-dweller derel emerged into a globally renowned contemporary artist.
Born and raised in New York City to a family of creatives, Timothy McGurr AKA 13thWitness has always had a very specific way of seeing things—a knack for perspectives that ultimately turned him into the powerhouse photographer he is today.
Mike Bailey-Gates is a model and artist living in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn. Experimenting with costumes, characters, colors, fabrics, toy making, and set design, he and his partner Claire create surreal shorts and shoots reminiscent of even the wildest John Waters fantasy.
When most heads visit NYC, they make it a point to hit the typical tourist spots like the Empire State Building and Times Square. And while those are all very nice, they’re also boring, overpriced, and highly lacking in local flavor. Here are a few of our city staples—tell em’ Mighty sent ya!