Streets is Watching: Shoes as Status Symbols from the Ancient World to Today
AIGA Toledo is proud to present an exciting upcoming event in partnership with the Toledo Museum of Art. In alignment with the TMA exhibition The Rise of Sneaker Culture, Dec. 3rd – Feb. 28th.
Ben Ewy is presenting an insightful lecture on 2,500 years of fashion and footwear.
Sneaker culture is massive. A multibillion dollar industry, sneaker culture and footwear in general overlaps fashion, design and business. The impact of sneaker and footwear design is so far reaching that it arguably it touches all corners, and soles, of human culture. Ewy is a true sneakerhead having spent years engaged with the footwear game and takes us on a fascinating journey from humble beginnings to the summits of fame and fashion design.