Breakdancing

News

Olympic Breakdancing Would Be a Win for Hip-Hop

One of the genre's foundational aspects could be making its way to the 2024 Paris games.
DeAsia Paige
6.27.19
Art

We Need More Artists Like This Street Performer-Turned Multimedia Wizard

How a formerly-undocumented kid from Queens went from performing on the subway to a solo art show in Manhattan.
Kara Weisenstein
7.24.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

That Breakdancing FBI Agent Is Somehow Getting His Gun Back

Great.
Drew Schwartz
7.11.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Breakdancing FBI Agent Did a Backflip in a Bar and Accidentally Shot Someone

His gun went off after it dropped from his waistband mid-flip.
Adam Forrest
6.4.18
Fireworks

Maybe Don't Try Breakdancing While Setting off Fireworks

Do not try this at home.
Emerson Rosenthal
7.4.17
Longreads Or Whatever

Breakdancing Through Japan

A few days in Japan at the Red Bull BC One Championship, the individual B-Boy equivalent of the World Cup.
Jeff Weiss
4.10.17
Art

Breakdancing? An Unlikely Sense of Sight for the Visually Impaired

Hip-hop theatre company Rationale discover which dance moves can be seen by those with vision problems.
Catherine Chapman
10.2.16
daily vice

We Meet a Breakdancing Ballerina on Today's 'Daily VICE'

Dancer Martina Heimann left Germany's ballet recitals behind after falling in love with New York City's breakdancing scene.
VICE Staff
3.9.16
Highlights

Drogba Gets Hype While Montreal Youth Academy Breakdances in the Locker Room

Drogba is a B-boy at heart.
Liam Daniel Pierce
10.16.15
Art

Talking Breakdancing and Buddhism with Chinese Artist Huang Yulong

The Jingdezhen-based sculptor spins the traditional icon on its head.
Beckett Mufson
7.22.15
Photo

Tim Hillier Skates, Takes Photos, and Makes Hip Hop With Indigenous Kids

He's a gentle fellow, who doesn't eat meat, but loves going on adventures and staying out late. He skates with a straight-backed, no-fuss finesse, the way that everyone wants to skate these days.
Tim Hillier
1.10.15
Film

Satellite Lab Manipulates Light in Frozen Worlds

Satellite Lab has created a "programmable brain system" with the ability to make it look like you've stopped time for the scene, but not for the moving light sources.
Becky Chung
11.6.14
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