I just spotted this photo up on The Shadow Conspiracy site of Caleb Quanbeck with a Kink T-shirt. He sad that good guys over at Kink hooked him up with a new whip, but those that mean he will also be ripping Kink in the near future? Maybe, maybe not, we will see.
Kink is back with a new print ad in their series of Off The Clock print ads featuring Chris Doyle and a glass of red wine. Watch a behind the scenes video below and than head over to the Kink OTC micro site to check out more photos from the shooting.
Kink connection from Spain, Jamie Gonzalez, has been pretty busy at his local concrete skatepark stacking clips for this fresh new piece. Jamie has a smooth style and is pulling tricks with ease. The backwards manual to barspin was deffo the highlight.
Kink’s new Desist brakes are available now. You can choose between three different colors, bronze, black or blue, and can use these as your front or rear brake. Desist brake feature a unique two piece cable hanger to reduce cable bind and drag, unique straddle cable pivots for smooth and powerful pull and low stack height to clear small drivetrains.
For all you UK shredders out there, Seventies had teamed up with Kink to give away a Curb 2013 complete bike. To enter this giveaway all you need to do is like and share this post and cross your fingers. Pretty big giveaway, for almost no work, so get at it.
Kink’s product manager Matt Antes runs your through Kink’s latest Incite cassette hub. Get all the informations you need and a good view at it before buying one above.
Kink added two new colorways to Tony Hamlin’s signature Solace frame, the blood red and trans blue. For more photos and specifications, you need to visit their page. These two colors looks pretty sick to me.
If you are looking for a job, Kink is hiring for a in house associate art director and graphic designer. For ful job listing, read below.
“For Immediate Release – March 1st, 2013
Kink Bike Co is now hiring for an in house associate art director and graphic designer. Kink is looking
for someone passionate both in design and BMX to add to our creative department. Send an email to
email@example.com to apply.
Location: Rochester, New York (Kink Headquarters)
Position Description and Responsibilities:
-Print advertisement campaigns and design.
-Packaging creation and design.
-Complete bike and parts graphic and decal design.
-Apparel and softgoods design (tags, trim, shirt graphics, etc).
-Promotional item design (POP, brochures, flyers, accessories).
-Print and online catalogs.
-Creating motion graphics for promotional and riding videos.
-Online/web advertisement campaigns and design (web banners, etc).
-Website design and updating.
-Updating and promoting social media sites (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc).
-Creation and deployment online flipbooks/catalogs.
-Creation and deployment of email newsletters
-College degree preferred but not mandatory.
-1-2 years of experience in action sports design desired.
-Strong knowledge of Adobe Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Dreamweaver).
-Knowledge on latest CMS software (WordPress), HTML, CSS, etc.
-Knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and Google Mail software.
-Knowledge of Adobe Premiere and After Effects preferred but not mandatory.
-Excellent time management and organizational skills.
-Must be detail oriented and have good people skills.
-Able to work well in a group environment.
-Able to meet deadlines, accomplish tasks with minimal supervision and provide mistake-free work.
-Work closely with photographer for catalog layouts, ads, website, etc.
-Business to business experience desired (working directly with suppliers and vendors).”