“Looking Sideways is all about bridging the gap between boardsports and art, and we reckon our new show and site are going to enable us to do that in the slickest possible way, and give people the chance to own some amazing art”
-- Looking Sideway’s director Chris Moran
Looking Sideways, a collective that showcases artists from the surf, skate and snow worlds, is hosting their first London exhibition at 71a, Starting today and ends April -28.
Featuring ten of their favourite artists and collaborators – Ben Allen, Will Barras, Pete Fowler, French, Michael C. Hsiung, Tim Karpinski, Phil Morgan, Schoph, Corey Smith and Owen Tozer. The exhibition will include high quality screen-prints and limited edition archival art prints of the unique pieces that each artist will create for the show.
You can get an idea of what to expect, from this video shot at the Austrian exhibition. It features Schoph explaining the inspiration behind one of his recent pieces, a gift to the Swedish stoner rock band Truckfighters.
All work will be available to buy at the show and on their brand new website, where you can also find more info about the exhibition on www.wearelookingsideways.com.