Hailing from Tokyo, Japan, what some call the global epicenter of sneaker collecting, atmos has had a long standing relationship with Nike. Working on their first collaboration back in 2001, one of atmos most revered collaborations was the elephant print and jade accented Air Max 1 released in 2007.
Behind the Design
Born in 1987, the Air Max 1 has been introduced in countless iterations. Some iconic, some forgotten and some even under appreciated. Now three decades since the visible Air icon first arrived, some of the Air Max 1’s most coveted designs come together to create the Air Max 1 Master. To continue the Air Max 1’s 30th anniversary celebration, go Behind the Design for a look at each icon that went into the new design by Nike Sportswear.