Nike x Dzine x St. Alfred – CHICAGO – June 4th 7-11p.m.
June 3, 2010 by dzine , Posted in Blogs
For Immediate Release:
Nike & Saint Alfred invite you to join us in celebration of Chicago artist Dzine’s opening night at Six Points, a new Nike and Saint Alfred retail partnership fusing art, music and fashion. The retail space is located 1529 N. Milwaukee and is now focused on the World Cup and soccer. Featuring Nike Sportswear collections, Saint Alfred and Nike Co-Lab pieces, exclusive artist collaborations, soccer licensed product and special events.
Each month, the space features designs by well-known national and international artists. This month Dzine has created new work exclusively for the space. Also available are limited-edition screen prints made by the artist for tees and other products through an on-site customization process that enables visitors to work directly with St. Alfred designers.
Launch Event and Opening reception tomorrow:
Friday June 4th 7 – 11 pm
Early arrival is suggested – 21+ over only
Food courtesy of Nuevo Leon, Chicago and complimentary beer and wine will be served.
Music by Diz, James Curd (Greenskeepers) and Jesse De Le Peña
Family and student friendly all-day event — open to the public
Saturday June 5th 12 noon – 8 pm
DJ in store + Ice cream truck from 1PM – 6PM
On View from: June 4 through June 30, 2010
All events will be held at:
1529 N. Milwaukee Ave
A portion of the proceeds from the price of each customized Dzine T-shirt (that comes with a customized engraved keychain produced by the artist) will be donated directly to Franklin Fine Arts Center, an elementary magnet school within the Chicago Public School system. Franklin Fine Arts Center promotes academic and artistic excellence for all students. The school provides instruction in art, drama, music, dance and piano. The school community embraces racial, cultural, and socioeconomic diversity and provides a safe, supportive, and student-centered environment with the goal of developing intelligent, caring, and responsible citizens.