Vans pays tribute to legendary band The Beatles in an exclusive collaboration featuring unique artwork from the ‘Yellow Submarine’ film and album. The collection includes a Sk8-Hi Reissue featuring original artwork from the Yellow Submarine movie with contrasting yellow laces, a Slip-On featuring a print from the Sea of Monsters underwater scene, a classic Authentic with “All You Need is Love” print, and an Era with a perfect for Spring garden print. All styles from The Beatles x Vans “Yellow Submarine” are available in store now.
Please join us for the opening reception of artist Dennis McNett’s collection of graphics for Anti Hero this Saturday, June 22nd at The Lodge Gallery in downtown New York. Pre-reception events include a skate jam, art workshop and band performances by Tony and Trixie Trujillo and more, with everything kicking off at 2pm on Saturday in Chrystie Park. McNett’s art will only be up for this weekend so be sure to make it out! Check the flyer for full details. Presented by Vans and The Vans DQM General.
Showing a selection of polaroids shot in conjunction with our editorial featuring our DQM/Vans “I Love NY” footwear collection, works by photographer Pep Kim are now in store at The Vans DQM General. The polaroid portraits feature “True New Yorkers” Ryan Hickey, Mike Hernandez, Vashtie Kola, Michael Colameco, Shadi Perez, Chris Keeffe, Ricky Kenig, DJ Dirrty, Pooky and Tory Fraser. The show runs through May 30th.
Vans has collaborated with New York City based artist Curtis Kulig for Spring on a trio of shoes bearing his popular “Love Me” graphic releasing on Valentine’s Day, this Thursday, February 14th. The General will be hosting an exclusive party to launch the collection from 6-9pm, with music, food, drinks, and a photobooth. This event is open to the public, but an RSVP is required. Check the flyer for full details.
This year, Vans’ high-end Vault collection celebrates its 10th anniversary. Drawing from Vans’ forty year design archive, the Vault collection is known for putting fresh spins on vintage classics, using premium materials, a sophisticated aesthetic and high level of attention to detail, and employing contributions from, and collaborations with, some of the industry’s most innovative designers, from Marc Jacobs to Billykirk to Vans’ own long-standing contributor Taka Hayashi. The Vans DQM General carries the most comprehensive selection from the Vans Vault collection on the East Coast, if not the entire US, and we are proud to announce we just have designed a larger, dedicated space to showcase not only the product, but also some of Vault’s ten year history. Stop in and check it out.