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Black Scale & Jun Cha Drops ‘Lux Aeterna’ Collaborative Collection

Streetwear brand, Black Scale, and young L.A. tattoo artist/designer Jun Cha dropped a capsule/collaborative collection, dubbed Lux Aeterna, over a week ago ... and they are flying off shelves. After teasing fans with a video, in which both parties explain their collaborative effort, the collection has been unveiled. It consists of a snapback hat, graphic tees (one being a pocket tee), and a black camouflage jacket, all reflecting the signature aesthetics of both Black Scale and Cha. Each piece reflects the signature aesthetics of both Black Scale and Cha...
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Far East Movement’s DJ Virman Gets Jesus Piece Tatt From Jun Cha

Los Angeles-bred black-n-grey tattoo artist/designer, Jun Cha, has been working hard at making his mark on the art and tattoo worlds. Recently, news surfaced that Cha has teamed up with rising streetwear brand Black Scale for a collaborative garment, which is set to drop next Saturday (September 17) ... and of course, has been adding ink to some big names. In addition to longtime client, NBA player Amir Johnson, and super producer Swizz Beatz (who recently enlisted Jun for his amazing tattoo work), the boys from the Far East Movement hit his private West L.A. studio...
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Black Scale & Jun Cha Preview, Explain Upcoming ‘Lux Aeterna’ Collabo (Video)

Rising streetwear brand Black Scale has been working with black-n-grey tattoo artist/design Jun Cha for the last several month on a clothing collaboration, called "Lux Aeterna" ... and it coming mid-this month. In this clip, Black Scale gives viewers some insight into the upcoming garment the two came together to create. Rob, the Design Director behind Black Scale, sits down with Jun Cha at his private Los Angeles studio to discuss the pairing in detail, explaining the meaning behind the word and the concept behind the design and final piece...
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Jun Cha’s Artist Series: Freddie Gibbs’ Tattoo Tribute To Huey Newton

As we posted in a previous piece, rising Indiana artist Freddie Gibbs recently paid a visit to renowned tattoo and visual artist, Jun Cha, in Los Angeles for a multiple-session sitting where he received a back piece of the legendary civil rights activist and icon, Huey P. Newton. During the sessions, cameras from Clement & Co were in the building documenting the process, resulting in the first installment of Jun Cha's Artist Series, featuring Freddie Gibbs...

Freddie Gibbs Enlists Artist Jun Cha For Huey Newton Back Tattoo

When Huey Newton sat in that iconic wicker chair, grasping both spear and rifle amongst the chaos of 1967, something truly revolutionary was in the air. 43 years later, when rapper Freddie Gibbs sat in a chair to have the Black Panther's most famous image tattooed onto his back by acclaimed artist Jun Cha, an all-together different kind of revolution was brewing. Perhaps it's only natural that one of hip-hop's most promising young talents...

Baller Links: New Info On Biggie Murder, Lil B’s Guide To Based Music, Seattle Superhero

Various times during the week, BallerStatus.com's team scours the Internet, hitting major websites and cool blogs, for random stories of interest. Whether it be serious news, a awesome video clip, a random blog entry, or even some photos, we post and link to the interesting tidbits of the day. Inside is the latest from today --- including Nas, Notorious B.I.G., Jun Cha's top tattoos of 2010, Megan Fox's latest mag spread, a Seattle superhero...

LA Dodgers’ Matt Kemp Sits With L.A. Artist Jun Cha For Some New Ink

Los Angeles-bred tattoo and fine art artist, Jun Cha, recently got a high-profile visitor to his private studio, who was looking to get some new art added to his arm. That someone was Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp, who has been in the news quite often in over the past year for his relationship with Rihanna. The 26-year-old MLB player enlisted Jun to begin reconstruction...

The Hundreds x Jun Cha Prep Custom Johnson Mid Sneaker

In six years, Los Angeles-based brand The Hundreds have become one of the most popular among streetwear producers. With a Los Angeles focus when it comes to their apparel, it only makes sense that they re-up with rising tattoo artist and artist Jun Cha for a new collabo. This week, the company is releasing a special version of the Johnson Mid, done in collaboration with Cha, who is also a dedicated fine artist among other things...

Jun Cha, C1RCA Footwear Team Up For 2010 Holiday Capsule Collabo

Renowned black-n-grey tattoo artist, Jun Cha, has teamed up with C1RCA Select for the second time. This time, he and the sneaker company collaborated on its Holiday 2010 line for a shoe, tee and snap-back hat. For this the Coma Capsule, Cha focuses his efforts on subtlety, connecting the classic symbolism of the snake with skateboarding. "The snake represents the elements of survival and adaptation of various environments through mobility," Cha says...
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Black & White: Tattoo Artist Jun Cha Sits Down With Hypebeast

Popular fashion/lifestyle blog HypeBeast.com recently hooked up with Los Angeles-based tattoo artist Jun Cha, who began tattooing at the early age of 15 and has since risen in the ranks as popular artist for his black and grey work. Within a six-year span, Jun has developed a commanding presence for his work with the needle, tattooing the likes of Jermaine Dupri and Drama...

L.A. Tattoo Artist Jun Cha Heading To New Jersey, Europe For Appointments Next Month

Rising Los Angeles artist and tattooer, Jun Cha, is gearing up for a little tour to spread his art and tattoo work among supporters on the east coast and Europe. First, he'll be in New Jersey from September 1-10, before heading to Europe for stops in London from September 20-28 and Barcelona from October 1-4th. Specializing in black and grey ink, Cha has been honing his skills as a tattoo artist since his late teens...