• Book review
  • DIY/Underground Skateparks

    “DIY/Underground Skateparks” is full of stunning colour photographs of DIY skateparks from around the world. These photos reveal an authentic, unsentimental view of an often over glamorised subculture. DIY can be described as a movement within skateboarding which operates outside civic and societal norms. Through the utilisation of skater-constructed spaces, which are ordinarily, an adaptation of existing, […]

  • Book review
  • Skateboarding, space and the city

    Skateboarding, Space and the City is a skateboarding/architectural book that explores the relationship between the subculture and activity of skateboarding within the urban environment. “The first and still the most comprehensive study to date of a subject which is often dismissed as child’s play, but which in fact has made a significant and unique contribution to […]