The the signage at the new A Bathing Ape store consists of the brand name, logo and shop name etched in a large plate glass window. The Ape logo is directly inspired by the Planet of Apes iconography. Nigo, the Japanese designer and founder of the A Bathing Ape brand, is an serious “otaku” Planet of the Apes fan and is said to have the fifth-largest collection of POA memorabilia in the world.

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