Jerry Hsu has sort of a hidden history with Emerica. Originally getting flowed their shoes as a teenager (the Marc Johnson bump), he had an early taste for what Emerica would eventually become. Some time later, when Hsu joined the team, he had already gained a reputation for pursuing creativity and progression at all costs. It's fascinating to look back at how Hsu's career had developed during his pre-Emerica period—the Jerry Hsu who finally landed on Emerica's Pro team is a Jerry Hsu who had also explored the worlds of art and photography with a keen eye for beauty and brutal truth—and understand how Hsu evolved into one of today's most insightful Pros.
Read the full interview on The Skateboard Mag website.