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Kanye West Says Nike Can Retro the Air Yeezys

Ever since leaving Nike in 2013, Kanye West’s relationship with the brand has been rocky to say the least, but it sounds as though the head of the Yeezy empire may be relenting on his anti-Swoosh stance.

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Steven Smith: The Guru Helping Kanye West Design His Yeezy Empire

Kanye West is the face of the Adidas Yeezy brand. When West left Nike for the Three Stripes, it was in search of creative freedom and a brand that he could call his own and make in his own image. Since West formed his Adidas sub-brand, he has been one of the true mainstays and influencers in the world of sneakers. But he isn’t doing it alone. Continue reading Steven Smith: The Guru Helping Kanye West Design His Yeezy Empire

Virgil Abloh Looks Back on His Career in Art and Fashion Ahead of MCA Exhibition

This June, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago will unveil its latest exhibition: Virgil Abloh: “Figures of Speech,” showcasing the genre-bending work the Off-White founder has spearheaded in his prolific career as an architect, Kanye West’s creative director, internationally-recognized DJ, and artistic director of menswear at Louis Vuitton. Continue reading Virgil Abloh Looks Back on His Career in Art and Fashion Ahead of MCA Exhibition