Footwear enthusiasts who care about their shoes should be familiar with the name Jason Markk. The brand has been establishing and innovating premium cleaning products and accessories for the sneaker market for many years. In advance of a special project alongside Jason Markk coming very soon, we caught up with the man himself for a small Q&A.
Who are you and where are you from?
My name is Jason Angsuvarn, founder of Jason Markk. I make premium sneaker care products and also provide drop-off sneaker care services at my store in LA. I’m from Los Angeles.
What keeps you occupied on a daily basis?
Working with my team to push the brand forward and balancing my time with my family.
What is your favourite graphic at the moment and why?
I've always fucked with Stussy, Undefeated, Carhartt WIP, and of course, Patta. Also, I’m really liking what my friends at Brain Dead are doing.
Which artists are you currently listening to and would you recommend others?
Currently on rotation is John Coltrane, The Lions, Alton Ellis, Jamie xx, Drake and Future.
What is your best power piece at the moment? (clothing, collectors item etc)
I recently purchased my first home which has long been a dream of mine.
What is your favourite travel destination?
Tokyo… Everything is just better in Tokyo.
What prompted you to collaborate with Patta?
I’ve always been a fan of Patta, the brand and the people behind the brand. Top 3 for me for sure.
What are the future plans for Jason Markk?
Retail and service expansion, new products and very special collaborative projects.
For more information about Jason Markk, visit jasonmarkk.com. Keep an eye out for something very special coming very soon from Jason Markk and Patta!