5/25/24 O&A NYC WITH WALESTYLEZ ART EXCLUSIVE: Takashi Murakami And Brooklyn Museum Launch Exclusive Merch Collection

In the art, design and even fashion world, Takashi Murakami is a widely recognized and celebrated name. Known for his signature multicolor flower motifs, the Japanese artist’s works have pervaded global exhibitions, special collaborations and even cozy pillows in living or bedrooms. Continue reading

5/9/24 O&A NYC MUSIC MEETS ART: Meet the Giants: Swizz Beatz and Alicia Keys

With monumental works by renowned contemporary artists, Giants: Art from The Dean Collection of Swizz Beatz and Alicia Keys encourages “giant conversations” inspired by the works on view—critiquing society and celebrating Blackness. Continue reading

4/12/24 O&A NYC WITH WALESTYLEZ SPORTS REVIEW SPECIAL: Peyton Manning Throws A Football Off Skyscraper

From Peyton’s Places Season 1 Episode 2:Peyton Manning meets Cris Carter in midtown Manhattan to recreate a famous PR stunt the New York Football Giants pulled off in the 1920s by throwing a football off a skyscraper. Continue reading

4/4/24 O&A NYC WITH WALESTYLEZ FASHION: Brigade Spring 2024 Is A Testament To Heritage

Founded in 2014, the Brooklyn-based unisex lifestyle label, Brigade, finds its purpose in the belief of community over commodity. Whether it be through its streetwear-oriented apparel or accessories, the brand encapsulates New York City’s powerful energy in everything it does.So to continue expanding its story, the brand has revealed its new Spring 2024 collection that fuses heritage and innovation. Continue reading

3/29/24 O&A NYC WITH WALESTYLEZ FOOTWEAR: New Balance 1000  “Silver Metallic”

New Balance has a Silver Metallic colorway has surfaced, blending the contemporary with the retro. The New Balance 1000 is constructed with a black mesh upper throughout and features silver leather overlays to elevate the aesthetic.The silver also hits the tongue labels while the “N” is accented in black. The shoe sit atop a cream midsole and a black outsole to round out the design. Continue reading

3/28/24 O&A NYC WITH WALESTYLEZ FASHION: Men’s Spring 2024 Capsule Collection | LOUIS VUITTON

A fresh ode to the season, the new Louis Vuitton capsule collection from Men’s Creative Director Pharrell Williams and Tyler Creator infuses the Maison’s iconic codes with playful pastel hues. Continue reading

3/13/24 O&A NYC WALESTYLEZ DANCE PARTY: Ding Dong – Lebeh Lebeh

Kemar Christopher Dwaine Ottey popularly known as Ding Dong is a Dancehall and Reggae artist and entertainer from Kingston, Jamaica.In early 2003, Ding Dong created the dance group Ravers Clavers with a group of friends. Continue reading

3/5/24 O&A NYC WITH WALESTYLEZ NETFLIX TRAILER: The Beautiful Game | Official Trailer | Netflix

In The Beautiful Game, Mal, the manager of England’s homeless soccer team, leads them to the Homeless World Cup in Rome. He takes a gamble by adding talented but troubled striker Vinny, who must overcome his past to become a team player. Inspired by the real Homeless World Cup, this is a story of second chances, where homeless individuals from across the globe find hope and competition on the field. Continue reading

2/17/24 O&A NYC WITH WALESTYLEZ FASHION SHOW: Botter | Fall Winter 2024/2025

Rushemy Botter and Lisi Herrebrugh’s Caribbean Couture evolves across mechanic uniforms, shredded suiting, and an all-new Reebok collection.BOTTER’s  Fall/Winter 2024 DARK WATERS collection is a fusion of cultures, representing its founders’ international heritage through music, fashion, and art. Continue reading

  1/15/24 O&A NYC INSPIRATION TUESDAY: How Lenny Kravitz Discovered He’s Black

Lenny Kravitz shares that he never thought about his parents being of different ethnicities until a pivotal moment in first grade. From that day forward Lenny realized he was Black, and that society would see him as only that. Continue reading