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What is inspiration?

Merriam-Webster defines the noun “inspiration” as: “a divine influence or action on a person believed to qualify him or her to receive and communicate sacred revelation the action or power …

Ozwald Boateng x Art Comes First

In Celebration of the 100th Anniversary of the Harlem Renaissance, Ozwald Boateng Brought Fashion to the Apollo Theater, art directed by Art Comes First. This was a mutual understanding on …

Rockers

A collection called “Rockers”, Sam Lambert and Shaka Maidoh of the ACF have produced a new range of tailoring-inspired staples that seems to have cut its razor-sharp teeth on the …

TEDx Talk: The Building of a Global Village

Sam and Shaka take us on an inspired journey describing the genesis of their “Global Village”, the synergy required and exchange of not only skills and craft, but values and …

Denham Art Comes First Collaboration

Denham invited the hugely influential designers, stylists and all-round creatives; Sam Lambert and Shaka Maidoh of Art Comes first to lead the brand’s most recent collaboration project within the House …

Welcome to Art Comes First

Get a quick introduction to the course, the brand and the expected outcomes. Welcome to a fresh creative learning experience with Sissi Johnson, Sam Lambert and Shaka Maidoh.

Rock Steady

Fred Perry x Art Comes First are taking inspiration from Jamaica for its latest Spring/Summer 2019 capsule. The collection’s theme run further than just the design, with each polo shirt …

Electric Church

Art Comes First prepared for the upcoming season with its Fall/Winter 2019 collection, “Electric Church”, drawing inspiration from the six months of travel and research that took place to create …

Black Riot

August 30, 1976: Racial tensions run high as Notting Hill Carnival ends in riots. In 1976, however, racial tensions were running high, due largely in part to the police’s ‘stop …

Rudeboy – Fred Perry x Art Comes First

Tradition, inheritance, nothing is new under the sun. We study what was done before us so that it can inspire the future. It’s the 360 circle of creativity.” – ART …