Schuhe – Shoes – Chaussures
17.09.2005 bis 27.11.2005
NRW-Forum Kultur und Wirtschaft

fig.: Manolo Blahnik, Schuh-Zeichnung »Getta«, 2001 (c) Manolo Blahnik, London

No other century offers so many different styles like the 20th - even in shoes fashion: the shoes became liberated from being only accessoires. They became a medium for provocation and in some cases art work.

The exhibition shows three examples for the synergy of art and craft:

Manolo Blahnik, artist and craftsman in person, is presented with his work of over 30 years. Today his sketches are as famous as his shoes. next>>>