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Vans Custom Culture

2017 Custom Culture Contest
2015 Custom Culture Contest
2014 Custom Culture Contest


Vans Custom Culture was created to inspire and empower high school students to embrace their creativity through art and design, and bring awareness to their school's art program and budget. The Top 5 Finalists will be flown to the Final Event, where a Grand Prize winner will be determined. The winner of the Grand Prize will receive $50,000 for their school art program.

In its sixth year partnering with Vans Custom Culture, Journeys is proud to once again bring you the Local Attitude Award. The Local Attitude Award highlights the most compelling Local Flavor theme from one of the top 5 schools. Journeys will award the best Local Flavor entry with $15,000!! 

Registration to participate in the contest ends February 10th, 2017. The public voting period will run April 26th through May 10th, and the final event will take place June 5-8, 2017. 


truth and Vans have stepped up once again to bring you a limited edition shoe thats got as much to say as you do. They teamed up with Brooklyn-based artist Kevin Lyons to create not just any old sneaker, but a piece of art you can wear. These Vans are covered with Kevins iconic monsters shouting powerful messages about ending smoking for good. Check em out here.


CONGRATULATIONS to the 2015 Vans Custom Culture Winner!

Carlsbad High School

Carlsbad, CA

See how Vineland High School students are designing sneakers for the Vans Custom Culture Contest: http://vineland.dj/1bwPudR


CONGRATULATIONS to the 2014 Vans Custom Culture Winners!
Rio Rancho High School
Rio Rancho, NM

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