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New Era x Ground Release At The New Era London Flagship Store

New Era has joined forces with Ground Release to launch their Print Sessions at the New Era Flagship Store in Soho on November 7th at 7pm.

To celebrate the series launch, New Era will be releasing two limited edition T-Shirts by esteemed graphic designer, Ojey, as well as multiple prints by a range of international artists from the global creative network, including Roid, Pantone, Kem5 and Soten.

The partnership celebrates New Era and Ground Release combining forces to celebrate originality and diversity amongst emerging global creative talent. The launch event will see 12 prints and a limited number of the T-Shirts go on sale from 7pm. Three days prior to the in store showcase, the prints will also be released online at www.ground-release.com/shop on 4th November at 2pm GMT.

Here are just a few of the prints you can expect to see on sale.

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ROID

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OJEY

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Monster

PRINT SESSIONS SERIES #1-2 from Ground Release on Vimeo.

Carbon – Friday

Tonight marks the start of Carbon Festival in Melbourne. Kicking things into play for the weekend comes a special 30th Anniversary screening of seminal hip hop documentary, Style Wars – a movie that switched a world full of rebellious teenagers on to the expressive artform of graffiti.

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Original documenters of the scene, Martha Cooper and Henry Chalfant will be in attendance (if they’ve recovered from jetlag in time) to host a Q&A session on the movie. The screening, which itself is presented by Aussie paint brand, Ironlak, is exclusive to Carbon ticket holders.

The rest of the weekend encompasses a series of talks from the top independent creative minds from around the globe. Forums focus on four main areas of discussion:

Building a Brand, Contemporary Art & Design, New Media, Film & Photography

Other highlights include the Adidas’ Colliderscope on the Saturday – a chance for creatives to collide under the influence of music from Swick (Mad Decent) and visuals from Eness – and New Era are hosting a Sneaker Freaker swap meet on the Sunday.

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Australia’s premier contemporary style and culture event, CARBON festival, kicks off its third year of forums this April with a lineup of inspiring creative entrepreneurs and artists hand-picked from all over the world.

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Speakers flying in from around the globe to share their stories of struggle and success include founder of the acclaimed streetwear brand, Stussy; the one and only Shawn Stussy, who, apparently, has spent the last 12 or so years surfing in Hawaii, as well as the recently-turned septuagenarian senator of street art reportage, Martha Cooper.

Joining the melee will be the best daredevil duo since Batman and Robin, Dabs & Myla, and www.booooooom.com creator, Jeff Hamada, as well as Aussie artist and one-man social glue factory, Mark Drew, graffiti powerhouse, Barry Mcgee, and a whole host of other amazing minds.

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Our old favourites New Era’s Australian brothers and sisters will be getting down and Adidas are slinging some weight behind the organizers at Acclaim Magazine too, so it looks like a monster weekend in Melbourne is to be had.

We’ll be down there bringing you daily round ups in between our daily beer intake and naps.

More info below:

CARBON Festival
Saturday April 13 – Sunday April 14, 2013
RMIT Storey Hall Auditorium, Melbourne CBD.

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