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Air Jordan 3 Retro x Nina Chanel Abney “Bicoastal and Malachite”

Jun 20, 2024, 10:00 AM EDT

After her ultraclean AJ2 collab in 2022, NY-based contemporary artist and painter Nina Chanel Abney returns to put her spin on the iconic AJ3. Donning a textural mix of waxed canvas and shaggy suede, the textured overlays add depth and balance to the upper. Hits of orange and the Fossil-colored midsole and accents round out the design, while the leather-lined collar and tongue elevate your look. Special details like the checkered insoles, rope laces and custom heel branding showcase Abney's commitment to the craft. Through this powerful partnership, Abney was invited to be the first artist ever to reimagine the iconic Jumpman logo in her signature style. This collaboration merges contemporary artistry with sneaker culture, honoring Jordan's legacy while pushing creative boundaries and turning heads since the original release in ‘88.