FACES AND SPACES: LAUREN ASTA

LAUREN ASTA is slowly taking over the world, one wall at a time. She’s filling up the streets with a bunch of little goofy faces. They stare at you, yelling gibberish and going “PPTTTTT” with their tongues. They’re clumsy and hyperactive. THEY’RE EVERYWHERE.   At least in Chicago. I see these noisy little faces inside […]

CHAIN REACTION: KRISTOPHER KITES

KRISTOPHER KITES is one of the best artists in Chicago right now. Yeah, I said it.   The man makes work that’s simple and straight to the point. You know how comic book culture is poppin’ right now? Marvel, DC, and all that geeky stuff? Well your mans Kristopher has the power to bring that […]

Excuse me Miss.

MISS. is my new favorite indie skateboard company. I don’t even know that much about it– the name of the guy who runs it, where they’re located, how long they’ve been around… it’s all a mystery. But I absolutely love the graphics.  The visuals are simple and so wonderfully memorable. Big blocks of color are […]

Examining LES INCOMPÉTENTS

LES INCOMPÉTENTS is an independent fashion design studio from designers Emeline Morellet and Stephen Smith. They focus on creating original and artistic takes on apparel. Now that sounds about right for any fashion company, but I mean it when I say it. They’ve come up with very stylish and experimental cuts, lines, and pairings.   […]

BAD THINGS ARE COMING

BAD THINGS is a skate-rat inspired fashion company coming out of New Zealand. They make clothing and accessories adorned with some playfully badass artwork– grotesque aliens, snakes, evil creatures, and overall radness. These are clothes for folks who grew up on a skateboard, played in a band, or got into some mischief.   BAD THINGS […]

MORTAL METAL: NOM DE MARQUE

NOM DE MARQUE is a jewelry line out of Los Angeles. They specialize in creating unique, premium crafted jewelry by using the latest 3D printing technology– All made in the USA. Even though many of the pendants represent the morbid and macabre, the beauty of the pieces add an extra layer meaning to the subject. […]

THE STORY OF “OFF-WHITE”

In 2018, the current major trend in streetwear is the deconstructivist aesthetic. The mass popularity of this style is partially the effort of one man in the streetwear spotlight– Virgil Abloh. His brand is called OFF-WHITE. We here at Push Product want to ask, are they here to stay? In this video, we take a […]

SOCIAL TEASE IS MONOCHROME

SOCIAL TEASE is an apparel brand based out of Montreal with a great straightforward feel. Their collection of tees and prints are all done in black on black. Because of the stark palette, each shirt acts as a canvas for the message in the artwork.   What you get is a dark and mysterious aesthetic, […]

BRINGIN’ THE HEAT: SHOEUZI

SHOEUZI is an artist based out of Stockholm, Sweden. He makes resin art objects based on two things: sneakers and uzis. The combination seems simple enough, and the results are pretty awesome. Just take a look at his take on the OFF-WHITE ten collection:   The strategic use of color translates well on the uzi […]

EVOKE & EVOLVE: ALAN GANEV

ALAN GANEV is a visual artist based out of Montréal. His imagery is dynamic, exciting, and full of color. Figurines of soldiers bathed in pastels and neon paint flecks populate Ganev’s latest works. These subjects, along with his signature, are repeated throughout his collection– the continued exploration of the concept is the driving factor.   […]

JOE FRESHGOODS X MCA

 In July 2018, Chicago streetwear powerhouse JOE FRESHGOODS teamed up with the Museum of Contemporary Art for an exclusive collection of apparel and accessories. This event drew a crowd of dedicated fans and followers, and Push Product came through to share their stories of admiration for Joe– a Chicago native & creative. Joe has […]