With Contributions by Coppolo, Stella Ishii, Toby Bateman, Jonathan Barnbrook, and Nigo.
Beams, which started as a small shop in the Hrajuku district of Tokyo in 1976, has grown into an influential arbiter of international style. Setting trends for over four decades, Beams puts collaboration at the core of its philosophy, making it a magnet for young designers with crisp and dynamic ideas. The book offers readers an exclusive look at the inner workings of one of Japan’s most innovative lifestyle retailer. Highlighted within are key collaborations between Beams and brands including Adidas, Reebok, Levi’s and Moncler and renowned photographers.