Creative Growth x Vans 50th Anniversary Pop-In at Nordstrom | August 5-September 4

Olivia Kim, Director of Creative Projects for Nordstrom, invited Creative Growth artists to collaborate as [email protected] celebrates the 50th anniversary of Vans, the iconic skateboarding and lifestyle shoe company.

Creative Growth artists have hand drawn, painted and stitched limited edition sneakers — styles like the Slip-On, Old Skool and Sk8-Hi — adding a joyful and avant-garde vibe to the classic shoe. Vans styles are on sale from August 5 to September 4 at [email protected]!

Creative Growth is super-stoked to be part of this anniversary project!


San Francisco
San Francisco Centre

Bellevue Square

Downtown Seattle

Participating artists include:

Angela Archuleta
Barbara Mealey
Carrie Oyama
Casey Byrnes
Cedric Johnson
Dan Miller
Dinah Shapiro
Donald Mitchell
Edwards Walters
Emily Dunster Farey
John Hiltunen
John Mullins
Joseph Alef
Juan Aguilera
Kim Clark
Lulu Sotelo
Maureen Clay
Nick Pagan
Nicole Storm
Ray Vickers
Sherrie Aradanas
Sherron Freeman
Stephanie Nguyen
Ying Ge Zhou

Thank you to:

for their generous donation of shoes for this collaboration

for donating the proceeds of sales to support Creative Growth artists and programs.


Vans Off the Wall artwork by John Martin