Sneaker Pimps NYC

Posted on September 28, 2005 Under Fashion

Next thursday, October 6th, is a big day for sneaker lovers in NYC. Sneaker Pimps, the worlds largest traveling sneaker show hits the city with what looks to be an amazing event. The show will have live customization and collaboration--…

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Paris: Update

Posted on September 4, 2005 Under Travel

Maison et Objet is by far the largest show I've ever been to-- the facility felt about ten times the size of the Javitz center in New York. In two very long days I walked just about every single row,…

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Sneaker Pimps Philly

Posted on August 25, 2005 Under Fashion

If you're in Philly September 2nd, hop over to the 8th Street Lounge for the Philadelphia installment of Sneaker Pimps-- live art and sneaker customization by 'Grang High', as well as a few DJ', -- it looks to be a…

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CA Boom II

Posted on July 26, 2005 Under Design

CA Boom II is 3 and a half days of cutting edge in design, and architecture at the Santa Monica Civic Center. This year they're sponsored by our friends at MoCoLoco, Land+Living, Core77, among others. The lineup of exhibitors for…

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Danny Does China

Posted on July 14, 2005 Under Life

If you haven't caught any of the media footage showing superstar skate dare-devil Danny Way, watch these videos. Your jaw will drop. On Saturday, Danny jumped a portion oof the famed Geat Wall of China. I heard rumors, saw a…

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Bread and Butter Coverage

Posted on July 13, 2005 Under Fashion

I mentioned I have been following Richard Kuchinsky's new blog, called first pullover. He has been posting his first hand impressions, comments, and pictures, from the Bread & Butter event this past weekend in Berlin. Some of the booths look…

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Sneaker Freaker Parties

Posted on July 6, 2005 Under Fashion

I guess maybe I came back from Europe too early, Sneaker Freaker Magazine is celebrating the release of there 6th issue. I haven't had a chance to even open my copy yet, but I hear it's the best issue yet.…

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Bloggers Backstage at Live 8

Posted on June 29, 2005 Under Music

I've been intrigued by the one campaign, from when I first saw the black and white commercials circuiting the internet, full of celebrities discussing a campaign to make poverty history. has 10 backstage passes to each of the Live…

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Wired Nextfest

Posted on June 26, 2005 Under Gadgetry

Quente Cafe has the best coverage I've seen yet of the WIRED Nextfest, which just took place in Chicago this weekend. I wish I could have made it out there for all the robots, flying cars, amphibious vehicles, and innovative…

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Gary Panter in NYC

Posted on March 22, 2005 Under Design

If I weren't traveling somewhere warm and sunny, I'd go check out Gary Panter speaking in NYC tonight, March 22nd. It's apart of the AIGA New York Chapter events. Gary Panter is a three-time Emmy winner for his production design…

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