Nike has unveiled the much-anticipated KOBE 9 Elite shoe at an event held at The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) in Los Angeles. The KOBE 9 Elite redefines the aesthetics and performance of a basketball shoe and was designed using Nike Flyknit according to Nike’s “Nature Amplified” design ethos, an approach focused on designing for the body in motion and fueled by scientific data and athlete insights.
Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama, known all over the world for her polka-dotted patterns – of which we have recently spoken to her exhibition at the David Zwirner gallery in New York – was invited by W Magazine for the creative direction of its latest issue.
Inspired by everyday electronic devices and the speed with which they are discarded nowadays, this collection designed by Chilean architect Marcele Godoy rescues electronic waste, transforming it into an ornament that can be used with a new meaning.
Reflecting the rise in nomadism and digital, at a time when the way we view the office is changing radically, La Fonction no. 1 allows you to carry and protect your laptop, as well as offering much more besides.
Nike Snowboarding has unveiled a radiant snowboard boot ahead of the upcoming Olympic qualifers. Impressive enough standing still, these LED-adorned beauties will mesmerize crowds as they rotate through the night sky at this season’s biggest snowboard competition finals.
After having introduced two years ago the first touch-screen-compatible gloves, Mujjo now launches the first leather glove touch-sensitive. These Leather Crochet Touchscreen Gloves work flawlessly with almost every touchscreen, enabled by a revolutionary nanotechnology.
Both of the new Air Max styles offer runners a lighter, more flexible and ultra-cushioned ride and are highlighted by a two-color faded airbag.
Montreal-based fashion designer Ying Gao unveiled two new kinetic garments that react to sound. The project was built around the idea of uncertainty. Both garments are activated by the spectator’s voice.
A Revolution Revised: A groundbreaking classic is re-adapted and elevated to new heights.
The Walking-Shelter is a human shelter contained within a pair of sneakers conceived by design collective Sibling. Stored compactly in integrated net pockets within the shoe, the shelter expands out and around the body to form an enclosure that relies on the human frame as a supporting structure.
The Nike Free Hyperfeel is created to intuitively move with the foot. It is inspired by Nike’s “Nature Amplified” design ethos, an approach focused on the body in motion and fueled by scientific data and athlete insights.