Foot Locker's Illustrated Tribute to Michael Jordan
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    Complex UK in partnership with Foot Locker Europe has just released "An Illustrated Tribute to Michael Jordan's 'The Shot'", which sees a series … Read More
    Complex UK in partnership with Foot Locker Europe has just released "An Illustrated Tribute to Michael Jordan's 'The Shot'", which sees a series of illustrators recreating one of the most iconic moments of MJ's on-court career in their own unique style. The Shot is the name of the series-winning basket hit by Michael Jordan in Game 5 of the 1989 Eastern Conference First Round on May 7 against the Cleveland Cavaliers. It is considered to be one of Jordan's greatest moments and gave birth to this memorable image. I was invited to take part in this project and look at Jordan and The Shot through the lens of pop art. Read Less
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Complex UK in partnership with Foot Locker Europe has just released "An Illustrated Tribute to Michael Jordan's 'The Shot'", which sees a series of illustrators recreating one of the most iconic moments of MJ's on-court career in their own unique style.
 
The Shot is the name of the series-winning basket hit by Michael Jordan in Game 5 of the 1989 Eastern Conference First Round on May 7 against the Cleveland Cavaliers. It is considered to be one of Jordan's greatest moments.
 
I was invited to take part in this project and look at Jordan and The Shot through the lens of pop art.
 
 
 
 
 
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