Artist Hand-Paints Famous Artworks Onto Neiman Marcus Stilettos [Video]
Boyarde Messenger created one-of-a-kind-shoes inspired by great masterpieces.
- 11 march 2013
Designer Charlotte Olympia collaborated with artist Boyarde Messenger who is known for her extravagant and creative approach to body painting. During Art Basel Miami last year, Boyarde hand-painted 100 pairs of the Dolly platform pumps for the Neiman Marcus Charlotte Olympia project.
Each pair of shoes was an re-interpretation of a famous artwork from a 20th century artists, including Vincent Van Gogh, Jackson Pollock, Pablo Picasso, and Howard Hodgkin. Around 100 pairs were created.
The limited-edition shoes were sold at a private event during Art Basel Miami. Watch the video below to find about more information about the project.