Desillusion Presents, “Beyond Elementality”

Johnny Schillereff is a visionary, a human driven by his soul and the founder of successful skateboard brand Element.

As a creative entrepreneur, Schillereff has always been dedicated to setting the brand apart from the pack, and decided to focus in on a connection to nature as part of the brand’s ethos—a philosophy that has stuck with Element right up to the present day.

Desillusion editor in chief Sebastien Zanella, met Johnny at Element’s new office, ‘The Branch’ in Costa Mesa, to discover more about the man & his unique vision on skateboarding, industry & life..


This short film is based on the article “Beyond The Elementality” published in Desillusion Magazine 48 , Tome 4 available on