In commemoration of the collaboration launch with G-SHOCK, esteemed watchmakers Casio G-SHOCK and legendary American Graffiti Artist Futura release the GD-X6900FTR-1ER timepiece.
Futura gained fame in the 1970s and 1980s, as one of the pioneering innovators of graffiti. Alongside his contemporaries such as Basquiat, Haring, Dondi, and Scharf, Futura’s work has been venerated for its explosive style and powerful expression. Today, his career has evolved to produce highly collectible fine art and commercial collaborations with partners such as The Clash, the Men’s US World Cup Soccer team, LeBron James, the United Nations, (RED), and Converse.
Featuring original artwork by the legendary Brooklyn-based artist, the limited edition GD- X6900FTR-1ER comes designed with Futura’s iconic signature and acclaimed atomic pattern.
Special technical features include Shock Resistance, 200M Water Resistance, Auto LED (Super Illuminator) Backlight, Flash Alert, 2 Multi-Function Alarms and 1 Snooze Alarm, World Time (29 Time Zones / 48 Cities + UTC), 1/100th Sec. Stopwatch (24Hr), Countdown Timer (24Hr), 12/24 HR Formats, Mute Function, 10 Year Battery and a case size of 53.9mm.
The G-SHOCK x FUTURA timepiece – GD-X6900FTR-1ER- will retail for 179.- Euro and will be available at The Good Will Out beginning June 1st, 2016.