Chima Ferguson Vans Shoe Release Party

Words and Photos: Aaron Smith

Vans just released Chima Ferguson’s new pro shoe. For that special occasion they threw a private party in Echo Park featuring Cat Power. Open bar and free foods is always a great addition as well. Check the photos from the night below.

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Chima light directing people to the back.

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And the party begins.

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Davis, Kenny, Malto and Strubing.

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Greg Hunt and Griffin Collins.

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The man of the hour with his new shoes.

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Johan always making it out.

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Cody Green and Gilbert.

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Johan, C Green, Gilbert and Tancowny.

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Johnny mid chew.

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Dan Lu with a broken toe.

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The Lutherans always smiling.

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The Jeffersons.

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The show begins.

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Cat Power killing it. Note the shirt.

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Cat Power.

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Chima hopped up on stage.

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Chima giving Cat Power a run for her money.

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Gilbert supplying a fresh beer.

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And then getting escorted off the stage.