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Gnarmads interview Pt. 1 w/ Ukrainian Born Skater, Señor Bogdan Dzyurak

For those that do not know this charismatic young man, Bogdan is first a skateboarder for Shut NYC. Second he is Ukrainian, a New Yorker, now Barcelonian, married, father and traveler of the world...

Hope all is well... well... as well as it can be, in a situation like this... 

 

When/Where were u born?
I was born in Kiev, Ukraine in 1990. It was still the Soviet Union at the time, and Ukraine was not considered an independent nation. In 1991, the USSR fell apart and my country became independent....
How did you meet Matt 'Kruz' Kruszelnicki?
Tell us about the Gnarmads…
Matt was my first friend when I moved to NYC. We met in a Brooklyn school yard playing basketball when we were 11 years old...
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Señor Alex Corporan 'Full Bleed' 10yr Anniversary on Quartersnacks

Intro & Interview by Tom Ianelli
Headline & Strapline Photos by Greg Navarro
All Other Photos by Full Bleed Archive [Credited Underneath]

Ten years ago, to try and make his love for New York skateboarding translatable, Alex Corporan (with the help of Ivory Serra and Andre Razo) published Full Bleed: New York City Skate Photography, a hefty book of photos with no text, chronology or page numbers.

Full story 'Full Bleed' 10yr Anniversary on-

https://quartersnacks.com/?s=full+bleed

 

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'FULL BLEED' Book Signing Recap

Thanks everyone that supported 🤙🏽Recap of the @fullbleedbook signing event ft. @peanut186 @spencerfujimoto & @keners celebrating 40 years of NY skateboarding w/ over 90 photographers documenting the culture of 🛹🛹🛹ing.
🤜🏽🤛🏽location: @slashershi
sponsors: @in4mation_@elsenornewyork
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Food: @rajanee_thai@rajaneethai_haleiwa
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Vc: @kaleallover @gopro
@junxjo @in4mryan @fiks8@asapladyjade @nubia_esny
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'Full Bleed' 10 Year Anniversary Book

Full Bleed: New York City Skateboard Photography (10th Anniversary Edition)

Edited by Alex Corporan, Ivory Serra, and Andre Razo, with a foreword by Tony Hawk.

Coming 28 October 2021

$65

About

‘captures the sensation of flight and movement within heavy, confining spaces, and the sweeping colors of the boards, the graffiti, and the riders as they fly between the gray sky and grayer pavement’ The New Yorker

Skateboarding in New York City is a singular experience. It is impossible not to feel the magnitude of the landscape, and with the city in constant motion, skateboarding is both exhilarating and extremely dangerous. There is no right or wrong way to navigate this vast terrain. Only one thing is certain – the skaters and images produced in New York City are wholly unique.

The shots in Full Bleed span 30 years, with contributions from over 40 photographers. This tenth anniversary edition is a comprehensive overview of one of the most diverse and rich skating locations in the world, bringing together legendary skaters and iconic photographers.

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Quarantine 'Can You Skate It Comp' hosted by Taji Ameen, Vice, Lifevalet

So by now, we have been quarantined for some many months and the cops are killing us, and maybe we have started back doing some normal activities, mainly skating outside again...

To lighten things up a bit... here is our competition we did.

So the rules pretty basic... the entries will be judged by superstar judging panel. 

Judges- Billy Rohan, Chris 'Dune' Pastras, Alex Corporan, and Stephanie Tonnoir. I love doing contests and seeing the talent, excitement, enjoyment, and just bringing the community together. Enjoy the action, it all about having fun.

Thank you to our hosts, sponsors, and of the skaters! Thank you Taji and Vice for including us with the amazing sponsor list of Hit Balm medicinals, Stereo Skateboards, Grillo Pickles, Schaller Weber smoked meats, Trophy Griptape, and Samurai Skateshop. 

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