• Interviews
  • Janne Saario

    Interview from EASA 2012: Wastelands magazine  Skateboarding has carried Janne across the world to explore different kinds of environments to skate in. Nowadays, after his career as a pro skater, he is focusing more on his one-man office to design surroundings for skateboarding. ”For me, skateboarding works as a good counterbalance for design work, and […]

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  • Rob Smith

    Rob Smith talks Sidewalk Magazine through the House of Vans London re-design. “To be honest, the build team mainly consisted of a one-man army named Brian; he plodded along and had a few guys help him throughout, but he did the main bulk of it.” Rob Smith talks the House of Vans refit, Sidewalk Magazine […]

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  • Alexis Sablone

    QuarterSnacks recently featured an interview with Alexis Sablone. She is a well-known female skater with three gold medals from X-games street competitions. On the other hand, she has a Masters in Architecture from MIT. You might not see the connection here, but she actually completely financed her education with contest earnings. Read the interview with Alexis on […]

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  • Kingpin interview with Daniel Yabar

    Kingpin mag interviewed Spanish skateboarder and architect Daniel Yabar. He is known for his playful and creative approach to design skate terrains which can be seen in his work. In the interview, he also shares his philosophy on skatepark design and his thought on skateboarding becoming an Olympic sport. Below you can see an example of […]

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  • Zachos Varfis

    Zashos Varfis is an architect from Greece who is trying to provide spaces for skateboarding in Athens. In this interview for Skateism he talks about his latest project. Read the interview with Zachos on Skateism. Featured image was taken from another interesting article from Huck magazine. Do you want to know more? Zachos Varfis official […]

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  • Gustav Eden

    Gustav Eden is a Skateboarding Coordinator for The City of Malmö (Sweden). I had a chance to meet him personally when I was in Malmö this year and he gave me a tour around the city. He showed me newly completed Nobel square (Nobeltorget) which is the first “skate friendly” designed square in Malmö and one […]