Jason Ruff is a fine artist who creates incredible sculptures of Nike sneakers using paper and old cigarette packages. The NYC based sculptor focuses on Air Jordan’s and used Newport and Marlboro packs to match the various colourways.
Quest Terrarium is a Moss & Miniature Artist, Designer and Gardener specializing in Moss Decor Installation. Featuring tons of amazing installations, the Hong Kong based artist focuses much of his work around miniature Nike sneakers implemented on top of naturalistic and real life landscapes.
Our man and previous BBB interviewee MADSTEEZ, recently got crazy busy in the city of Dallas where he was invited by Nike to work on a massive new mural for the College Football Championships. This piece entitled “Untouchable” uses all of his signature aesthetics layered on top another for a seemingly collage styled wall.
French artist Christophe Guinet (aka Mr. PLANT) fills and covers Nike sneakers with plants for a series entitled “Just Grow It.” Plant meticulously uses flowers to engulf the fabric, soil and rocks are caked on the swoosh, and layers of bark replace popular styles of shoes. Each of the sculptures is living and matched carefully to each shoe.
Illustrator Andy Gellenberg has created an brilliant portrait series consisting athletes such as Paul Rodriguez, James Lebron and Tiger Woods using nothing more than the logo of their sponsor – NIKE. The extreme attention to detail and careful use of color and positioning myriad NIKE swooshes make up the faces of the icons.