Are you looking for a gift under the tree for her and him? How about Converse x Basquiat? – LUXURYMAG

Are you looking for a cool piece on your feet, or a unique gift for a loved one, or are you already dealing with gifts under the tree? Converse sneakers from the line can become one such escape Converse x Basquiat. The Converse brand thus celebrates the artist Jean-Michel Basquiata on the canvas of sneakers and brings his art back to the streets – on his feet.

Who is Basquiat?

An underground artist who influenced the direction of art in the 1980s, he gets on the screen of the iconic Converse sneakers. Basquiat projected his revolutionary vision into graffiti, which shocked the crowds in the streets of the big city. In the new collection, his work returns to the busy streets.

Converse Converse X BASQUIAT Chuck 70 Hi for 3 099 CZK

“Kings of Egypt III” (1982) comes to life on the silhouettes of Chuck 70 and Skidgrip. The motifs are created by digital printing with embroidered details that reproduce the work of art. The shoe does not lack typical Basquiata elements such as an abstract face, crown and color typography. The explosion of abstract elements creates a unique visual influenced by Egyptian history, set in street culture.

Converse Converse X BASQUIAT Skid Grip OX for 2 399 CZK

The work “Pez Dispenzer” (1984) became the main motif of both the silhouette of Chuck Taylor All Star and cotton T-shirts in white and black. A radical painting of a dinosaur with a detail of the crown forms the recognizable handwriting of a Brooklyn artist at first sight. One of the most iconic pieces in modern history comes to life in the wardrobe of the current generation.

Converse Converse X BASQUIAT Chuck Taylor All Star Hi for CZK 1,999

Collection Converse x Basquiat is available in men ‘s and women’ s versions at selected retailers, for example at Queens.czwhich we present to you here.

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  • Source of info: Daniela Stará Hannová, Friendly Friends
  • Author: Pavla Košík Jelínková

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