25.07.13 / Permalink / Comments (0)

adidas Spezial Exhibition

Appropriately entitled Spezial, adidas recently presented a retrospective project which culminated in one of the most impressive collections of footwear we think we've ever seen. Luckily for us, Art & Sole contributor and official size? photographer James Meason was on hand to document exactly what was on show...

24.07.13 / Permalink / Comments (0)

Reebok & Swifty: Interview

Following on from our previous story about the Stash-curated Reebok City Classics collection, we wanted look at one of our favourite shoes from the project in more detail. As we've worked with Swifty before, we thought we'd get in touch and ask him a few questions about his concept for the shoe, as well as the production process behind its creation...

11.07.13 / Permalink / Comments (0)

Reebok & Stash

The last time we saw graffiti artist Stash in collaboration with Reebok was back in 2011, when we featured his work with Packer Shoes here. Almost two years on, Stash is back once again to curate Reebok's latest City Classics collection, alongside a team of 12 international artists...

11.07.13 / Permalink / Comments (1)

Chum 101

Last month saw Intercity (authors of Art & Sole) curate a live-art project in Brighton (at The Great Escape Festival), with artwork supplied by local graffiti artists Pinky and Chum 101. Although not a sneaker-related event itself, working with Chum 101 reminded us that we’d never actually featured his ‘engraviti’ project (created under the label I-Saw) here on Art & Sole…

02.07.13 / Permalink / Comments (0)

Mimi Leung: Sneaks & Freaks

The very talented Mimi Leung has recently been busy working on this weird and wonderful sneaker-based artwork entitled Sneaks and Freaks - the inspiration for which stems from the concept of 'wearing your insides on the outside'...