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’70s Board Art

Mind-bending artwork from a mind-altering era

| posted on January 13, 2014
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The Brotherhood of Eternal Love, tripping their way through the Shortboard Revolution. Photo: Divine

Have you ever seen one of David Nuuhiwa’s ’70s sticks? Have you marveled at the molten suns with tentacles of light reaching beyond the plan line of his board and into infinite vacuum of the universe? What about the watery scenes painted in vibrant shades of green like an inescapable swirling haze, threatening to suck you into its unfathomable liquid chasm? Do you feel stoned yet? We can keep going…