Banned 1s [Print] by Eric Pagsanjan

Eric Pagsanjan

  • Banned 1s by Eric Pagsanjan | SneakerHeroes x Quiccs
  • 4 Color Screen Print
  • Edition of 88, Signed and Numbered by Artist
  • Size: 18" x 24"
  • From: Chicago, IL

"Few shoes in the 30-plus-year history of the Air Jordan line are as infamous as the black and red Air Jordan 1. The sneaker—known as the 'Banned' Jordan 1—has been perennially important, from the mythology around its genesis to the fervor its retros inspire. Here's how it all happened. The story goes that Michael Jordan was fined $5,000 by the NBA every time he wore the shoes during their debut in 1984 because they broke the league's uniform rules. Nike capitalized on this, creating an ad campaign that played on that forbidden fruit quality..."

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