16.04.14 / Permalink / Comments (0)

Emerica & Ed Templeton

Professional skateboarder, contemporary artist and founder of the world-famous skate brand Toy Machine, Ed Templeton continues his ongoing collaboration with Emerica with the release of The Tempster Memphis and The Heritic Ed Templeton silhouettes. In this piece, we also look back at a selection of Templeton's previous collaborations with the brand...

16.04.14 / Permalink / Comments (0)

Sneaker Series by Tilo Göbel

We first saw this project almost two years ago, and having just rediscovered it, we thought we should share it here on the blog. Entitled Sneaker Series, the project features expressionist sneaker illustrations by the multi-talented Tilo Göbel (aka Tilogo)…

12.04.14 / Permalink / Comments (0)

Reebok & Stash

Earlier this year, graffiti artist Stash once again collaborated with Reebok and Packer to create this Insta Pump Fury model - a project which kicked off the 20th Anniversary of the iconic Reebok silhouette and its collaboration calendar...

30.03.14 / Permalink / Comments (0)

Lacoste & Bread Collective

From time to time on the Art & Sole website, we write a story about shoes rather than sneakers - and this just so happens to be one of those occassions. Owen Philips of London-based creative studio Bread Collective (Owen was also the man behind the very first 'A Few of My Favourite Sneakers' contribution)  has been in touch to let us know about a series of experimental films created by Bread for the 2014 Lacoste Essential Design (LED) footwear collection. As part of the project, Bread also got to design this premium shoe, limited to just 24 pairs...

14.03.14 / Permalink / Comments (0)

Vans & The Beatles

Showcasing the unique artwork from the visionary Yellow Submarine album and film - today sees the European launch of this collaboration between Vans and The Beatles…

13.03.14 / Permalink / Comments (0)

Modla & Damilola Odusote & Nike

London-based 3D printing design consultancy Modla has collaborated with up-and-coming artist Damilola Odusote (also working out of London) to create this unique sculpture themed around references to Nike and their Air Force 1 sneaker…

06.03.14 / Permalink / Comments (0)

adidas & Shigeki Fujishiro

Following on from the recent re-launch of the classic adidas Stan Smith silhouette (see here), this collaboration between adidas Consortium and Tokyo-based product designer Shigeki Fujishiro uses the blank canvas of the Stan Smith in a very interesting way…

02.03.14 / Permalink / Comments (0)

Field & Nike

As part of last year's Nature Amplified exhibition (see our original piece on the event here), Nike also commissioned digital art specialists Field to produce a series of four animations to help celebrate the launch of the Nike Hyperfeel shoe...

01.03.14 / Permalink / Comments (0)

Reebok & Keith Haring

The artwork of Keith Haring continues to adorn sneakers in this latest collaboration with Reebok for their Spring/Summer 2014 collection...

28.02.14 / Permalink / Comments (0)

Jordan Brand & Kustaa Saksi

Continuing the tradition of celebrating the Chinese Zodiac, Jordan Brand recently worked with Art & Sole collaborator Kustaa Saksi to create a custom pattern for the Year of the Horse collection of footwear, apparel and packaging...