Upper Playground releases a new design this week: The ‘Bay Area Champs’ design will be available in store and online at upperplayground.com as a hoodie and t-shirt in two color ways. Click on the photos for more information.
Bay Area Champs T-shirt in Black or Athletic Gray:
Bay Area Champs Zip Hoodie in Black or Athletic Gray:
Photographer Henrik Haven sends us the latest work in progress at Urban Xchange: Crossing Over in Malaysia. This event presented by Urban Nation and Hin Bus Depot will feature new public murals in the streets of Penang by Rone, Elle, Vexta, Ernest Zacharevic, Karl Adisson, Tank Petrol, Don John, Mr. Toll and some local artists along with a group exhibition with new works by all the participating artists. Here are photos of artists currently at work in Penang:
Made exclusively for Upper Playground in collaboration with Jeremy Fish, each pair is constructed with Premium Cowhide leather lasered with Jeremy Fish Patterns. In addition these unique handmade pairs are made with environmentally friendly, Plantation Crepe Soles and come with a signature Al’s Attire label.
Starting today, the Jeremy Fish Moc Toe Shoes will be available for purchase for 48hrs, until Wed. Nov. 19th, 3PM Pacific Standard Time. Once the order list is closed, Al’s Attire will get to work and focus on constructing these shoes one by one. Due to this process the shoes will need a 6-8 week delivery time. For more info visit Upper Playground or contact us by phone or email at internet@ upperplayground.com.
Upper Playground’s SF Heritage Society and Al’s Attire Shop has been working on a special line of Jeremy Fish handmade products to be released in the coming weeks. The first of the series will be released Monday, Nov. 17th at 3PM PST online as a 48HR SALE of Jeremy Fish Wallabee Shoes. Here’s a sneak peek:
These handmade shoes individually made by legendary San Francisco shop, Al’s Attire are produced with premium quality cowhides lasered with custom patterns by Jeremy Fish. In addition, these classic wallabee shoes will have genuine plantation crepe soles known for its environment friendly, sustainable production of the material which come from natural rubber trees.
Available in Men’s sizes only: 9-9.5-10-10.5-11. Priced at $389 a pair.
This item will be for sale at upperplayground.com for 48hrs only, starting 3PM Pacific Standard Time, NOV. 17th to 3PM Pacific Standard Time, NOV. 19th. For more information please email email@example.com.
Barcelona based artist, ARYZ, focused these days on translating his sketchbook to giant murals, revealed his latest work in progress this week. Sharing his initial sketch of a Greek God, he posted:
Which was soon revealed as a finished mural in Villaverde, Madrid:
He also completed a second mural along side his Greek god:
Photos via Aryz’s IG @mr_aryz
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For a limited time, Upper Playground and creator of ‘Shinganist’, Usugrow, is giving away one FREE 8×10 inch print with each online purchase at upperplayground.com. The deal is only good while supplies last so be sure to take on the opportunity while it’s still available.
The beautiful 8×10 print is from Usugrow’s HASADHU series from his work titled ‘CREATION’ done with ink on paper, currently on display at Fifty24SF Gallery. Usugrow’s solo show ‘INKFLOW’ will be open to the public until Sunday, November 23. Check out the gallery website for more information.
New Mural by Usugrow at Upper Playground SF
Exclusive Interview with Usugrow
New Shinganist T-shirts by Usugrow
New Mural at Fifty24SF Gallery by Usugrow
Check out these 2d, optical illusions that artist 1010 creates on walls. His texturally rich but minimal style in mastering open portals seduces viewers and passerbys for a closer look. He recently finished a gigantic mural
1010 has also been focused on exploring what kinds of creatures may be making these holes: