Where the runway meets the street

FTC presents their next artist deck. This time they together with ESOW from Japan. Born and raised in Tokyo, ESOW came across graffiti in the 80s and has since devoted his time to the fusion of traditional Japanese Yamoto-e art and graffiti. A painter and pro-skater with a love for bikes, ESOW is considered a legendary Japanese street icon.

He is best known for his unique characters and is regarded as one of the best character illustrators in the Japanese graffiti scene.

For FTC the artist created both a skateboard deck and a matching t-shirt, which will both be released on April 1rst.

Check out the t-shirt and the deck in more detail after the jump.

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