During Miami Art Week, adidas Skateboarding and art magazine Juztapoz collaborated to bring the work of 14 global artists, that are all in some way inspired by and shaped by skateboarding culture, together in an exhibition called ‘The Showcase’.
Press Release: This past Wednesday, adidas Skateboarding and seminal art publication Juxtapoz set the stage and dynamic landscape for the renowned Miami art week drawing more than 2,000 people to the VIP reception and opening night party of The Showcase – adidas’ global creators series – as part of the Juxtapoz Clubhouse located at the Historic Walgreen’s Building in downtown Miami, Florida.
Taking over three floors with art and various installations from some of the best artists, galleries, and collectives in contemporary art, the large-scale group exhibition and cultural gathering hosted the best emerging international talent (14 artists) within the global skateboarding community alongside Juxtapoz’s lineup of critically acclaimed artists including Shepard Fairey, Olek, Jean Julien, Sandra Chevrier, Conor Harrington, Ron English, and many others – all making an appearance this past Wednesday evening.
adidas Skateboarding’s The Showcase brought 14 international artists together from Latin America, Australia, Europe, Asia and the United States to showcase their work. Inspired by skateboarding, the community and the culture, exhibiting artists, who were all in attendance, included:
•Ivonne Alcatara Sanchez (Latin America) – Mexico City, Mexico
•Mariano Amilcar Gonzalez (Latin America) – Buenos Aires, Argentina
•Julio Ignacio Pizarro Freire (Latin America) – Santiago, Chile
•Erica Rocha Santos (Latin America) – Sao Paulo, Brazil
•Trihumph (USA) – New York, NY
•Maximilian Mueller (USA) – New York, NY
•Spacegoth (USA) – Los Angeles, CA
•Jason Keam (USA) – Los Angeles, CA
•Homeless Cop (USA) – Los Angeles, CA
•Jacob Messex (USA) – Los Angeles, CA
•Sid Tapia – Sydney, Australia
•Fabian Fredrick Fuchs (Europe) – Stuttgart, Germany
•Lukas Goller (Europe) – Bolzano, Italy
•Hugo Fernandes (Europe) – Paris, France
Photography Credits: Birdman, Todd Mazer
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