From world famous street artists to local fashion designers, many young creatives have taken to the T-shirt as their canvas of choice. Pioneering the movement is "T-world," the only global T-shirt journal (so far), which has become a bible of sorts for T-shirt disciples.
Now that we think about it, tees make the wearer's body a canvas by merging the experimentalism of art and the energy of urban life. (And they are comfortable too!) We like how Staple Design founder Jeff Ng put it: "The t-shirt is my magic carpet around the world."
"T-world" is releasing its New York edition, a 196-page hard cover filled with images from T-shirt collaborators, designers and obsessors alike. Featured artists include hip-hop culture creators Rocksmith, iconic street artist Kid Zoom and T-shirt pioneers BKNY Printing, who is collaborating with "T-world" for the launch this weekend in Brooklyn. In case you were wondering, the man behind the magazine is T-shirt connoisseur Eddie Zammit, who owns a whopping 3,500 plus tees.
Check out some of the leaders of the T-shirt movement and let us know your thoughts in the comments section below.
Also on HuffPost:
Every Friday, HuffPost's Culture Shift newsletter helps you figure out which books you should read, art you should check out, movies you should watch and music should listen to. Learn more