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SHAWN POWERS’ ART SHOW LOOKED LIKE SOMETHING OUT OF A HORROR MOVIE

If you live in New York, you’ve probably seen Powers’ ‘SP’ tag on walls, windows, floors..etc. That’s because Powers is, to quote Waka Flocka (which I realize is corny), about that life. He recently held his first solo exhibition, Hardcore Horror, at Gogy Esparza’s Magic Gallery in Chinatown – promoted through word of mouth and a few scattered Instagram posts. The Queens born skater/artist is one of the most promising dudes out of New York right now, which explains why the British skateboarding empire Palace picked him up as their…

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HUF & LEVI’S PUT A BOWL IN A BAR IN WILLIAMSBURG

Jenkem HQ is based in New York and you know what east coast skaters love to do in the winter: complain. We only do it because it’s true – skateboarding in the winter over here is practically impossible. It becomes even more difficult in expensive crowded cities like NYC because no one has the space and insurance issues are a nightmare. Not to mention that even if you do get something going, you really are just opening your door to dozens of broke skaters trying to mooch off of you…

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WE CURATED A JENKY ART SHOW IN BERLIN

Growing up, I never really “got” art. I still don’t. My tastes are very elementary, if something looks cool, I like it. But once you get to a piece where you’re supposed to swirl your drink, stare for 5 minutes, and make some profound statement, that’s when you’ve lost me. I think it’s kind of like understanding and discussing wine – people just love to act like snobs. So when Bright Tradeshow (Europe’s biggest skate / action sports / streetwear tradeshow) approached us several months ago to curate a Jenkem…

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CHECK THESE SHOPS FOR YOUR COPY OF JENKEM VOL. 1

Just wanted to hit you with some updates, as we’ve been getting a handful of emails regarding questions about the book. If you preordered – first off, THANK YOU! 1. If you preordered and live in the USA – your book should have arrived or is arriving as we speak. 2. If you preordered and live outside of the USA, your book should be arriving within the next 7-10 business days. If you still are interested in the book, you can still order it directly from us here. Demand has…

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