“ ‘All For 1’ speaks to a united voice. A united front. A group gathered in one accord for a singular purpose, for your community. For the AF1, there’s no barrier to entry and that’s what I love most about it. It was the first shoe my parents bought for me. Growing up in a first generation Nigerian household, my parents wanted something that looked good new and looked good 6 months from new.
“All of the older guys who I admired in my neighborhood wore them, and I wanted to be just like them. I’d wash them with toothbrushes to keep ‘em clean, threw the laces in the washer and hung them to dry. Everyone shares that story because we’ve all done it. That’s part of the community.”
Cereal & such founder Theo Martins speaks on his love for the Air Force 1. Read more about the experience and the installation taking place here: http://gonike.me/forcela