Ksubi ‘BIG IN JAPAN’ exhibition

YUKO KASEKI

Entering its third year, the Kirin ‘Big in Japan’ exhibition, created by ksubi announce the event will now be open to a public audience with the contemporary arts and cultural event returning to both Sydney and Melbourne in November 2011. 2011 Kirin ‘Big in Japan’ Sydney and Melbourne artist line up: Fuyuki Yamakawa is an […]

Ksubi Relaunch

‘MINI BUGER’ & ‘PICKLE’, 2008 KSUBI In the ‘The Bombed Mache’, a backyard mortuary of disposable needs stands ‘Mini Burger’ & ‘Pickle’. The four-metre high sculpture comprises of two 1972 used Austin Mini cars, two Austin Mini car bonnets, five car tyres and truck tyre. Created by the ksubi collective, the sculpture was built as […]

Ksubi Jeans the new Tsubi Jeans!

Following a long drawn out name dispute, Tsubi have finally relented and changed their name to Ksubi in the USA. Tsubo, the well-known footwear brand had been making informal requests for sometime before finally starting legal proceedings against Tsubi in the Federal Court in New York. The guys at Tsubi decided not to fight the case […]

Tsubi – Hot Air or Substance?

A number of learned fashionistas amongst us have highlighted the not too unreasonable similarities between Tsubi and Bape. Many are questioning whether there’s a new “fashion” phenomenon at play. The premise maintains that traditional fashion created around tailoring and design has been replaced by psuedo-fashion built upon a foundation of hype-and-tease. The days of go […]