The Modern & Street Art Exhibition will bring together some of the most highly sought-after items from the worlds of not just modern and street art, but street culture too - from Be@rbrick x Chanel, to A Bathing Ape
Camo design, and even Supreme x Louis Vuitton.
Given the voracious appropriation of street cultures by high fashion houses, including Gucci's recent homage to Dapper Dan, Louis Vuitton's alliance with skate brand Supreme, and the breakout success of aggressively subversive brands like Hood by Air, it was only a matter of time before her jewelry led to collaborations with Nigo of A Bathing Ape
, Jun Takahashi of Undercover, and Chitose Abe of Sacai-fashion contemporaries born of similar boundarypushing Harajuku style tribes.
Global street fashion brand, A BATHING APE
has launched their global online store.
Top brands on display include A Bathing Ape
, Italia Independent, Jaeger, Kenzo, L.
She also co-branded with Diesel, A Bathing Ape
, Undercover, Reebok and Vans, as well as cosmetics makers Crabtree & Evelyn and MAC.
The shop will stock more than 100 menswear labels, 15 of which are exclusive in the city, including the likes of Hood By Air, Bathing Ape
, Off-White and Pigalle.
There's a clothing range called A Bathing Ape
and I used to go to New York to get it and I had all the trainers in different colours.
Back on the bus, see if you can catch a glimpse of Hong Kong trendies going into the Bathing Ape
store to buy some expensive copies of those t-shirts sold in street markets round the world.
Rihanna was invited to last night's Patron Tequila Bathing Ape
party that Mark Ronson was holding with Pharrell at 24 Club in Kingly Street.
After Nigo helped create packaging for an exhibition of KAWSAAE AoSimpsonsAo-inspired paintings, KAWS and the designer collaborated on three seasons of BAPE (as A Bathing Ape
is known alternately) clothing and shoes.
After all, who can resist hot mode from a company whose name means "a bathing ape
in lukewarm water"?
One being A Bathing Ape
, which is a Japanese street wear label.