Hypebeast Magazine 17 - Cover

Hypebeast #17

The Connection Issue

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Within the 17th issue, “The Connection,”Hypebeast take a look at the merging of fashion and sports as embodied by the emoji-touting, millennial soccer star Paul Pogba, who is featured in the cover story. He speaks about his meteoric rise to the heights of the sport at Juventus and Manchester United, as well... ​​Read More

Within the 17th issue, “The Connection,”Hypebeast take a look at the merging of fashion and sports as embodied by the emoji-touting, millennial soccer star Paul Pogba, who is featured in the cover story. He speaks about his meteoric rise to the heights of the sport at Juventus and Manchester United, as well as his effortless injection of a new pop culture sensibility into the beautiful game.

Hypebeast then visit the meticulously organized studio of prolific contemporary artist Tom Sachs to gain insight into his outlandish creations that blend themes of space exploration with icons of American consumer culture. Then, take a look at how digital artist Randy Cano traverses the uncanny valley with his psychedelic 3D animations which evoke equal parts fascination and repulsion, granting him a degree of Internet infamy.

Connection also serves to bridge one’s past with their present to powerful effect. A-COLD-WALL* founder Samuel Ross, who connects his own childhood in Britain’s council estates to the austere, classless aesthetic of his designs in the midst of the country’s brewing class conflict. In remnants of another childhood, Korean punk designer Bajowoo frankly recounts the curious effect that his pharmacist father had on the creation of his anarchic label, 99%IS-.

20 x 27.5cm
Softcover
220 pages
Spring / Summer 2017
English
ISSN 2304-12511
Out of Stock