Rome Pays Off
Basquiat and the Hip-Hop Generation
Toxic Hoodie
This graphic printed hoodie is designed in a loose oversized fit. This style features a drop-shoulder, printed lined hood, and front pouch. Basquiat's artwork, Toxic, is printed all over this hoodie. 80% Cotton/20% Polyester medium-weight fleece Generous fit Printed lined hood Ribbing at cuffs Machine wash cold, wash inside out. Lay flat to dry. Do not iron design. About the artwork: Jean-Michel Basquiat’s Toxic is a portrait of his friend, the American artist and DJ Torrick Ablack (a.k.a. Toxic) who collaborated with him on music projects and worked as his occasional studio assistant. Toxic was one of his travel companions on trips to Jamaica and Los Angeles (which would be commemorated in the paintings, Hollywood Africans and Hollywood Africans in Front of the Chinese Theater with Footprints of Movie Stars). Image: Toxic, 1984 © Estate of Jean-Michel Basquiat Licensed by Artestar, New York
$275
Toxic L/S T-Shirt
This is a graphic medium-weight long sleeve shirt. Designed in a slightly oversized fit, this shirt feels easy against the body. The all-over print featured is Basquiat's artwork, Toxic. 100% medium-weight cotton jersey Ribbed neck and sleeve hem Generous fit Relaxed crewneck Machine wash cold, inside-out and tumble dry low to preserve color About this artwork: Jean-Michel Basquiat’s Toxic is a portrait of his friend, the American artist and DJ Torrick Ablack (a.k.a. Toxic) who collaborated with him on music projects and worked as his occasional studio assistant. Toxic was one of his travel companions on trips to Jamaica and Los Angeles (which would be commemorated in the paintings, Hollywood Africans and Hollywood Africans in Front of the Chinese Theater with Footprints of Movie Stars). Image: Toxic, 1983 © Estate of Jean-Michel Basquiat Licensed by Artestar, New York
$170
Toxic Single Skate Deck
This RPO x Basquiat skate deck collection features Basquiat’s famed portraits of fellow artist “Toxic” • The design utilize the multi-media aspects in the artwork, with both single level and raised ink areas. • The brand’s logo is etched into the top of the deck. • Each deck is individually pressed to ensure every deck is exactly the same • Made with seven layers of 100% North American Maple trees in and then bonded with Epoxy Resin. • A contribution was made towards the National Forest Foundation tree planting program.
$200
A-One Single Skate Deck
This RPO x Basquiat skate deck collection features Basquiat’s famed portraits of fellow artist “A-One” as single deck.   • The design utilize the multi-media aspects in the artwork, with both single level and raised ink areas. • The brand’s logo is etched into the top of the deck. • Each deck is individually pressed to ensure every deck is exactly the same • Made with seven layers of 100% North American Maple trees in and then bonded with Epoxy Resin. • A contribution was made towards the National Forest Foundation tree planting program.
$200