Known for their wacky ways, Japanese street culture is recognised worldwide for taking things to the extreme. Kicks Japan is a new book that takes throws a spotlight on Japan's fascinating sneaker culture. Written by Manami Okazaki and shot by Australian photog Geoff Johnson, within you'll find interviews with the likes of MadFoot, Jun Watanabe, Onitsuka Tiger, Shin Tanaka plus retailers such as mita Sneakers, Undefeated Japan, Zozotown and then some. For a comprehensive look at Japan's absurd and wildly fantastical sneaker subculture, Kicks Japan is available now from Colette. Thanks to Art & Sole for the pics.