House of Vans opens with a celebration of DIY culture, presenting 'Scissors & Glue'; an exhibition and series of talks documenting the brief history of the 'zine. Curated by figures such as Ben Drury
, Trevor Jackson
and Louise Grey
and so representing the pillars of art, skateboarding, music and fashion, respectively, the exhibition pays homage to the roots of independent publishing. 'Scissors & Glue' also marks the introduction of House of Vans London's very first Vans 'Zine
. Guest edited by 'zine guru and sage of self publishing Jeremy Leslie
, issue #1 will reflect upon the current state and future of the magazine, as well as the exhibition itself.