Category Archives: Art

If you’re running out of summer books to read, check out Dogwild & Board, which just published July 30, 2011. Dogwild & Board is a collection of stories, interviews and musings that offer rare insights into the world of surfing and beyond. Author Cyrus Saatsaz, a surf journalist who writes for the San Francisco Chronicle and The Huffington Post, hosts a nationally syndicated action sports radio talk show called The Extreme Scene, and is the owner of San Francisco Surf Company, an eco-friendly surf shop/bookstore/art gallery, takes you around the world in his latest book, introducing many unique and exciting facets of surf and travel. Continue reading

Love both art and a good cause? Two artists, Patrick Parker and Clark Takashima, will be showcasing their work throughout Southern California in August. Shows will happen each week, with a part of the event proceeds to benefit the Mauli Ola Foundation. Continue reading

We’ve culled through our collection of surfing films, and wanted to highlight a best seller and definitely a favorite: The Seedling by Thomas Campbell. It’s often dubbed as “longboarding at its best and one of the finest surf movies ever made.” Continue reading

In a blend of old and new, talented New York photographer Joni Stern­bach cap­tures contemporary portraits using a tra­di­tional process called tin-type using a wet col­lo­dion process. Her ongoing project, SurfLand, beautifully showcases surfers, beings who can flit between the worlds of land and sea. Truly one-of-a-kind tintypes, these iconic photographs are created via a unique blending of subject matter and photographic technique and are imbued with a feeling of ambiguity, timelessness and mystery… Continue reading

Resurface combines design, surfing and innovation to create custom art on vintage surfboards. When you invest in a surfboard, Resurface will donate 20% towards a clean water well to an African community in need. You are also investing in a future of bringing new health and life to a community desperately in need. Through a partnership with World Vision, Resurface donates 20% from each surfboard sale to the construction of a 60 foot freshwater well in Africa…

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