Shorebreak Hotel as a venue for industry events. Cinematographer Louie Schwartzberg's "Moving Art Retreat" in June at Turtle Bay Resort. Details on Industry Insight.
Slate seems to have been successful in its push to bring more skate brands to the show, judging by some of the companies I saw on the floor Monday in the show's new Ride section.
There was also some good energy around the Maloof High Ollie Challenge.
One theme that clearly emerged at Project - the vintage, Americana, workwear trend. I saw many vintage American flags in many, many booths and the same color palette - bluer denims and lots of camel, rusty browns.
Above are some photos from the floor.