These shoes are an ART FORM: handcrafted, painted, sculptured works of art! Styles from platforms to stilettos to thigh-high laced boots demonstrate the history and our fascination with this provocative fashion accessory.
Shoes on exhibit include designs by:
- Manolo Blahnic
- Christian Louboutin
- Salvatore Ferragamo
- Alexander McQueen
- Andre Perugia
- Elsa Schiaparelli
- Vivienne Westwood
|Glass Slippers by Nicola Ghesquiere for Balenciaga|
|Skyscraper Inspired Heels|
|Chinese Manchu Platforms|
|screenshot from the Killer Heels e-book|
|still from Marie Antoinette movie by Sophia Coppola|
|still from commissioned short film|
Killer Heels is a journey through the history of high heels that will keep you awing and marveling at the artistic creativity and imagination of shoe designers.
The exhibit runs through February 15, 2015, at The Brooklyn Museum, Robert E. Blum Gallery.
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