Queens is a New York City borough on Long Island across the East River from Manhattan. Flushing Meadows Corona Park, with the Unisphere, a 12-story 1964 World’s Fair globe sculpture, hosts the annual U.S. Open tennis tournament. The park’s Queens Museum is known for the “Panorama,” a building-for-building model of New York City. “
Angelo Baque – the designer of Awake is born and raised in Queens. “The borough is the spirit of the label.” Awake is available at BELOWGROUND for 6 months, releasing collaborations weekly with Nike, Levis, et al.
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