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Vans Launches Special Collaboration with ‘GeGeGe no Kitaro’

Southern California-based clothing and footwear brand, Vans has recently  released a special edition collection paying homage to the legendary Japanese cartoonist Shigeru Mizuki. Taking inspiration from  Mizuki's manga series GeGeGe no Kitaro which dates back to the 1960s, the artists' characters are depicted on two Old Skool...

Atmos Teams up with Timberland for 6″ “Teal Waterbuck” Boot

Japanese footwear brand, Atmos continues it collaboration with American outdoor footwear brand, Timberland for a limited edition take on the classic 6? boot. Taking inspiration of the color of a clear lake in winter, the "Teal Waterbuck" boot highlights a waterproof premium nubuck upper covered in...

McLaren Unveils One-Of-A-Kind Zenith Black McLaren 720s

British automobile manufacturer, McLaren recently unveiled a custom 720s supercar during this year's Dubai International Auto Show. Based on McLaren's new 720s coupe, the 1-of-1 model is called the Zenith Black McLaren 720s. The 720s takes inspiration from a Bruce McLaren quote — "Life is measured in achievement,...

Seoul Music: The Rise of Korean R&B

Presented by breakout artist Gallant, Seoul Music: The Rise of Korean R&B is a mini-documentary chronicling his exploration of the country's emerging KR&B scene. Developed in association with Red Bull Sound, Seoul Music "culminates in Gallant's performance of 'Skipping Stones' with rising star Lee Hi during...

2017 Dubai International Film Festival

Celebrating its 14th year, the 2017 Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) is the leading film festival in the Middle East, Asia and Africa. Running December 6-13, 2017, DIFF has established itself as a major international festival, while continuing to serve as a premier showcase event...

Takashi Murakami Coming to the Vancouver Art Gallery

Famed Japanese contemporary artist, Takashi Murakami is set to exhibit his most popular "The Octopus Eats Its Own Leg" retrospective at the Vancouver Art Gallery. Running February 3 through May 6, 2018, the exhibit marks Murakami's first major exhibition in Canada. “We are thrilled to offer...

2017 Vancouver International South Asian Film Festival

Celebrating its 7th year, the 2017 Vancouver International South Asian Film Festival (VISAFF) is Vancouver's premier international South Asian Film Festival. Running November 16-19, 2017, VISAFF bridges the gap between South Asian talent and mainstream audiences with a host of the best feature films and...

The Breadwinner

Directed by Nora Twomey, The Breadwinner is a feature-length animated drama based on the award-winning novel by Deborah Ellis. Set in 2001 in Taliban-controlled Afghanistan, 11-year old girl Pravana disguises herself as a boy in order to provide for her family. "When her father is wrongfully...

Pepsi Christmas Cola

American soft drink manufacturer, Pepsi is continuing its tradition of limited edition soft drink flavors in Japan with the Pepsi Christmas Cola. In the spirit of the holiday season, the Pepsi Christmas Cola highlights a sweet and sour strawberry aroma - inspired by the light and fluffy...