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The RADAR Library

In the exciting world of streetwear culture and contemporary art, several publications have left their mark and captivated millions of enthusiasts across the globe, hence the opening of our little bookstore corner in Cannes. From Louis Vuitton Virgil Abloh to Kaws What Party, each work and book offers a unique immersion in creative expression and urban fashion. Let's discover together some publications available at the RADAR Cannes bookstore.

1. Louis Vuitton, Virgil Abloh

Louis Vuitton, one of the world's most prestigious luxury houses, has been catapulted to new heights under the creative leadership of Virgil Abloh . The book "Louis Vuitton Virgil Abloh" gives us an exclusive insight into the brand's iconic collections, where the aesthetic of streetwear meets the elegance of luxury. Abloh, a pioneer of the streetwear movement, brought a touch of innovation and subversion to traditional fashion, setting new standards for tomorrow's designers. This book is rare in bookstores in Cannes, so we are delighted to be able to offer it to you.

2. All Gone Bored Apes

“All Gone Bored Apes” is much more than just a book: it is a visual chronicle of the phenomenon of NFTs (non-fungible tokens) and the craze for digital collections. With the rise of Bored Ape Yacht Club , a popular collection of NFTs, this publication collects the unique and ephemeral creations that have conquered the digital and real world. It offers a breathtaking retrospective of the rapid evolution of digital art and its impact on popular culture.

3. Hypebeast Magazine

In the world of streetwear and urban culture, " Hypebeast Magazine " is an essential source of inspiration and information. Created by Jeff Staple who you may know from the Nike SB Dunk Low Staple NYC Pigeon collaboration, this post embodies the very essence of the "hypebeast" movement, highlighting trends, iconic designer collaborations and the stories that shape the world of contemporary fashion. Through stunning photo reports and exclusive interviews, this magazine has captured the essence of urban creativity and the passion of the global community of streetwear enthusiasts. Today, our Cannes bookstore has grown and we distribute HypeBeast with each issue.

4. The Wall, The Wall

“Le Mur, The Wall” is a powerful work that celebrates the art of graffiti and its influence on urban culture. This book celebrates the street artists who transformed gray walls into vibrant canvases, bringing the streets to life and reflecting the social and political concerns of their times. Through striking photographs, poignant anecdotes and interviews with the artists, "Le Mur The Wall" takes us on a fascinating journey through the history of graffiti and its undeniable impact on contemporary art.

5. Sole Provider

For lovers of sneakers and fashion history, “Sole Provider” is an immersive dive into the world of sneakers, which have become an essential element of streetwear culture. This book explores the evolution of sneakers from their birth to their iconic status in the fashion world. From classic styles to designer collaborations to the limited-edition craze, "Sole Provider" shows us how sneakers have transcended their simple functionality to become objects of desire and self-expression.

6. Kaws What Party

Renowned contemporary artist KAWS has revolutionized the art world with his captivating creations that oscillate between pop culture and irony. “KAWS What Party” is a dazzling celebration of his innovative work, showcasing his iconic sculptures, paintings and collaborations with renowned brands. This book offers an intimate look at the creative mind of KAWS and his profound influence on contemporary culture. The house of the film festival shines on a cultural level and therefore our bookstore in Cannes tries to find subjects of all kinds to compliment life on the Côte d'Azur.

Streetwear culture and contemporary art are fertile grounds for the expression of creativity and individuality. The books captivate minds and reveal the extent of the impact of these movements on global popular culture. As we browse these pages, we discover evolving trends, artistic innovation, and how these unique expressions shape our contemporary world. So come and discover the RADAR Cannes bookstore, at 4 rue Macé.
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