|It’s no secret, Lance Armstrong has a passion for art, as well as fighting cancer. Now, Nike and Lance Armstrong have teamed up to launch a global art exhibition that creates a new way to support the Lance Armstrong Foundation and its LIVESTRONG??? Global Cancer Campaign. Lance and Nike CEO, Mark Parker, held an event this weekend in Los Angeles to announce the project, which included a 2-mile ride that ended at the Montalb??n Theater.
Lance Armstrong x Nike “Stages” Collection brings together nearly 20 of the world???s most creative artists, including Shepard Fairey, Geoff McFetridge, Barry McGee and more, to create original works of art inspired by Armstrong in hopes to raise more awareness for the Lance Armstrong Foundation’s fight against cancer.
See the kicks, designed by Futura, Busy P and more, as well as the complete list of artists after the break.
Artists participating in the ???Stages??? tour include: Shepard Fairey, Tom Sachs, Geoff McFetridge, Raymond Pettibon, Jos?? Parl??, Ed Ruscha, Kaws, Christopher Wool, Dzine, Eric White, Barry McGee, Kenny Scharf, Os G??meos, Marc Newson, Rosson Crow, Taryn Simon, JR, Yoshitomo Nara, Suejin Chung, Lari Pittman, Aaron Young and Jules de Balincourt.
Lance Armstrong x Nike Stages Collection – Air Max 180, Air Max 1, Air Max 90
Lance Armstrong x Nike Stages Collection – LunaRacer & Lunar Everyday
Lance Armstrong x Nike Stages Collection – Hideout Woven Footscape, Futura Dunk, Mister Cartoon Air Force 1, Busy P & SOME Air Force 1
Lance Armstrong x Nike Stages Collection – The Cutters
Lance Armstrong x Nike Stages Collection – Livestrong Firefly Jacket
Lance Armstrong x Nike Stages Collection – Livestrong M65
Lance Armstrong, Mark Parker, Shepard Fairey
Lance Armstrong at Nike Stages Release Ride
Lance Armstrong with Nike CEO Mark Parker