Adidas presents 15 years of Gonz
Recent exhibition at the old Paramount building, Surry Hills.
I’ve always been inspired by designers / artists/ musicians that cross the voids of creativity, from sub-cultures such as surf and skate, to provide the public with visual goodies. So when I got a few tickets from The Thousands
Mark Gonzales has in my mind (and others I grew up with) been the founding father of street skateboarding. I’d go into more depth, but this interview with Huck magazine
Having Toast Creative situated in the heart of Surry Hills, I guess the creative hub of Sydney, it’s a blessing to get to walk out the studio and enjoy exhibitions, film and other creative pursuits. This exhibition is one of the highlights so far, the exhibition consisted of 6 photographers work helping showcase and document the story of The Gonz and Adidas all situated around a bunch of Adidas Originals and other skate shoes Mr Gonzales had created in his 15 years.
The exhibition is rocketing off around the globe so if you get the chance I fully recommend a visit…