The ‘Supreme Loser’ on the Bowery

Posted on: November 13th, 2020 at 5:04 am by

Photo: @plannedalism

Earlier this week, downtown skatewear company, Supreme, sold for an uncanny $2.1 billion. Now, the street responds.

Just up the block from Supreme headquarters in the Germania Bank Building, a new mural at 246 Bowery mocks with the statement – Supreme Loser. Using the red box logo and white Futura Heavy Oblique font the apparel company lifted from designer Barbara Kruger, the piece carries a double message. Both a commentary on the corporate acquisition as well as Trump having lost the election.

Barbara Kruger’s display at Coleman Skatepark, Nov. 2017

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