Press: Eyescream (Japan)

February 28th, 2013 / Tags:


Activist Eyewear was recently featured in the online Japanese style mag Eyescream. We weren’t familiar with them before, but our friend Toshi from Tokyo offered this qualification: “Eyescream are very famous between fashionable young people in Japan! If people don’t know the website, it means old people in Tokyo!”  

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On the Road: MIDO (Milan) / March 2-4

February 27th, 2013 / Tags:


Activist heads to the epicenter of the eyewear universe March 2-4 for MIDO 2013, in Milan. We will be in the MIDO Design Lab (Hall 24, Booth E24), an “ultra-new” space featuring specially commissioned exhibitors that are showing “the eyewear of the future.” In this spirit of new, Activist will be unveiling a new generation […]

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Press: Mode Optique (Japan)

February 20th, 2013 / Tags:


Japanese eyewear magazine Mode Optique calls Activist an “American Classic.” While we feel a little young to be a classic, it’s what we’re aiming for and take it as the highest praise. Here is more from the flattering feature: Activist Eyewear comes from the old town of Brooklyn, NY. They are inspired by old materials […]

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Press: TZ (Germany)

February 14th, 2013 / Tags:


We met some great folks in Munich at Opti 2013, including the local German newspaper TZ. They gave us top billing in an article they wrote about key trends at the show, and were particularly intrigued by our Split-Fit™ technology. Though our German is a bit rusty, an extremely literal excerpt translation from the article […]

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Press: Audrey

February 6th, 2013 / Tags:


Audrey magazine lauded our “super-secure” fit as something you “have to try to believe” in its fall eyewear roundup. We agree!  

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