Reebok's Kicks are Covered In Basquiat's Art (Update)

By: Christina Butty - Published: Jul 22, 2009   Updated: May 31 2011 • References: & highsnobiety
This Reebok Basquiat collaboration is the second instalment of this match made in heaven.

Basquiat had his start in graffiti art, which is ever so popular these days. For this instalment, Basquiat's work is applied on the Reebok Top Down high top sneaker.

The Reebok Basquiat collaboration is available in two design options. If you're a serious sneaker head, you'll probably end up getting both.

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