60 years of innovation

Jack_Header_800W
O'NEILL PRESENTS A GLOBAL INNOVATION AND ART TOUR CURATED BY MONSTER CHILDREN

The most iconic name in the surf industry is celebrating it's 60th year of operation and innovation with a global art tour curated by Monster Children. Starting in Sydney on March 15th, artworks by Thomas Campbell, Geoff McFetridge, Mark Penxa, Jim Phillips Jr, Tim Chapman and Liam Gerrard, along with a plethora of O'Neill memorabilia will be exhibited in a global art and innovation tour. The exhibition will travel through Asia, Africa, Europe and North America, with the final exhibition being seen in Santa Cruz at the O'Neill Cold Water Classic WT surf event in November.

The 60 year global art and innovation tour comes to a close in Santa Cruz

The final stop of the 60 year global art and innovation tour comes to a close at the Coldwater Classic surf event in Santa Cruz. Check out the pictures from the event below.

The exhibition space in downtown Santa Cruz

Where it all began. The starting point for wetsuits and the surf industry. Jack’s original vest.

Original O’Neill surfboards and Mark Cunningham’s ‘Fin Anemone’ sculpture.

The ‘What if Jack met…’ series from the tour stop in France.

Local artist submissions.

Jack’s Evel Knievel inspired wetsuit with his homemade hot air balloon basket.

The crowd soaking up the atmosphere.

Where there’s tequila. There’s a party.

O’Neill team rider Malia Manuel stopped by to check out the show.