From the Jane Gershon Weitzman Collection, Art & Sole: Fantasy Shoes features over 150 of the most inventive examples of these fantasy art shoes, remarkable for their imaginative construction and elaborate adornment. Art & Sole exhibition was curated by Jane Gershon Weitzman.
Shoes are constructed of unexpected materials such as bronze, ceramic, wire, Plexiglas or in the case of Robert Steele, corrugated cardboard. Other shoes are noteworthy for their surfaces, embellished with feathers, gems, fresh flowers and cake frosting, crafted shoes from pieces vintage china, porcelain and ceramic knickknacks, among others.
Miami Beach Regional Library,
(located directly across the street from the Bass Museum)
Bass Museum of Art
2100 collins avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33139