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Cool Creativity! round21 Blends Sports & Art

Bringing creativity to the game!

In this time of physical distance, we are all longing for social connection. The good folks over at round21 are here to help. The label is a new sports lifestyle brand founded by entrepreneur and former basketball player Jasmine Maietta. The brand champions connectivity, inclusivity, and creativity doing so with highly crafted, premium sports products designed in partnership with leading multicultural creatives and artists.


This Summer, the LA Lakers, and Detroit Pistons partnered with round21 to provide customized ping pong paddles for players during the NBA. Today the imprint is back, unveiling two great products that are perfect for sports and art fans in your life. First up, we get a look at round21’s creative mini basketball backboards. The “Pivot” collection gives players everywhere the opportunity to pivot their play with these portable backboards designed by leading multicultural artists.


Each backboard expresses a story intended for players of all backgrounds. These colorful and creative designs are eye-catching and unique, adding a bit of color and detail to the game. round21’s signature ping pong paddle collection aims to take your game to a new level.


Each colorful paddle is Japanese designed and hand-assembled in the USA. The materials, construction, and design provide unrivaled performance while offering minimal weight. The paddles come rocking bold color combinations, striking attention to detail, and unique messages throughout. round21 seamlessly brings together creativity, art, and sport, doing so in a unique way that we can all enjoy.

Take a closer look at round21’s creative basketball backboards and ping pong paddles in the images and find out more from round21 right now. Pick up your favorites and add some color to your game. In the meantime, keep it locked with The Culture Curators for more from the intersection of art and sports coming soon.


Photos via round21

Written by Jesse James

Author, Audiophile, Style connoisseur, & Sneakerhead. Passionate for life and happiness!

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