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‘Kingbrown’ Issue 10 Launch Party

The newest issue of ‘Kingbrown’ is co-curated by legends Sean Morris and Tom Groves from Black Canyon Projects, with support from their friends at Form WA. Features brown bag art by Future Colors of America, cover by Brendan Monroe, foldout neon poster by Malarko, diecut vinyl sticker by Sheryo, and a glow in the dark patch by Stevie Gee. There’s interviews with all these artists, plus features on Saner, Neck Face, Hellen Jo, Lugosis and many more.

To celebrate, ‘Kingbrown’ are having a launch party this Friday, with artwork from all around the world on denim vests and brown paper, free booze, and music (to quote co-curator Tom, ‘all the good shit’). Get on down and check it out: ‘Spares Store’ Melbourne, Friday 23 January 2015 from 6pm.

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Kingbrown Competition

One of our favourite magazines Kingbrown is kindly offering a copy of issue 9 to a lucky VNA reader.

Kingbrown is a super limited edition periodical. Each issue is handcrafted, delivered inside a silk screened brown bag which is designed and curated by some of the world’s leading innovators of photography, illustration and urban and skateboard art and design.

Issue 9 features double sided bag artwork by Ed Templeton & UNGA (Broken Fingaz) and includes a cool outdoor vinyl sticker by Dabs Myla plus a Kingbrown x Ironlak beer holder.

Co-curated by The Hours (Sydney), featuring artists:
Ed Templeton, Unga, Nychos, Huskmitnavn, Dabs Myla, Ghostpatrol, Vans the Omega, Numskull, Ozzie Wright, plus heaps more.

112 pages, printed full colour throughout. Cover printed with neon inks plus round sticker. Brown bag sewn closed for quality freshness. Finished size: 216 x 285mm. Perfect bound, made to last.

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To be in with a chance of winning, just answer this question:
What is Kingbrown a West Australian slang term for?

Email your answers to Ro@verynearlyalmost.com before 31st October with the subject KB COMP.

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Kingbrown Issue 9

Kingbrown issue 9 is out and it’s a bloody corker. Co-curated by Kingbrown and The Hours (Sydney), it features double sided bag artwork by Ed Templeton & UNGA and includes a cool outdoor vinyl sticker by Dabs Myla plus a Kingbrown x Ironlak beer holder.

Featured artists include: Ed Templeton, Unga, Nychos, Huskmitnavn, Dabs Myla, Ghostpatrol, Vans the Omega, Numskull, Ozzie Wright, plus heaps more.

For more info & orders please contact: info@kingbrownmag.com

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Kingbrown Magazine

The new issue of Kingbrown Magazine has just come out – it’s AWESOME. And it comes with a pop out cardboard mini skateboard which is easily the coolest thing I’ve seen in a long time.

We are lucky enough to have an extra copy of the magazine, complete with mini-skateboard insert with custom designed artwork by Morning Breath Studio, plus Grotesk outdoor vinyl skull sticker.. all sealed in the brown bag and ready for one of you lucky people to rip open in delight.

The magazine is co-curated by Morning Breath Studio, featuring artists:
Mike Giant (brown bag), Grotesk (cover), Andy Jenkins, Jay Howell, Dave Kinsey, Kevin Lyons, Greg Lamarche, Tommy Guerrero, Cycle, Pontus Alv, Razauno, Stefan Marx, Steve Gourlay, Zach Malfa-Kowalski and Ben Horton.

112 pages of pure full colour beauty!

To get your hands on one of these just answer this super simple question:
What issue number of Kingbrown is their latest, the one we are giving away?
Email your answers to Ro@verynearlyalmost.com with the subject KINGBROWN before Friday 10th August to be in with a chance of winning.

Good luck!