Published September 1, 2015
shoes: pleasure and pain
Explore the transformative power of footwear from around the world as we present over 200 pairs of the most extreme shoes from the last 2000 years.
This exhibition highlights the euphoria and obsession shoes can inspire and brings together exceptional footwear for men and women from key designers, famous wearers and collectors alongside the latest innovations and a dazzling range of historic shoes, many displayed for the first time.
Sponsored by Clarks
Supported by Agent Provocateur;
with additional thanks to The Worshipful Company of Cordwainers
Image: ‘InvisibleNakedVersion’ Andreia Chaves, 2011, 6 Photo by Andrew Bradley