Exploring “Want: Desire, Design and Depression Era Footwear” At The Bata Shoe Museum, Toronto

Some of the most innovative shoe designs in the history of Western fashion were created during The Great Depression. Continue reading Exploring “Want: Desire, Design and Depression Era Footwear” At The Bata Shoe Museum, Toronto

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Exploring Our Fascination With Gold In “The Gold Standard: Glittering Footwear From Around the Globe” At The Bata Shoe Museum, Toronto

The Gold Standard: Glittering Footwear from Around the Globe features some of the Bata Shoe Museum’s most impressive and precious artifacts, and explores the meanings and cultural uses of golden footwear across the globe. Continue reading Exploring Our Fascination With Gold In “The Gold Standard: Glittering Footwear From Around the Globe” At The Bata Shoe Museum, Toronto

Photos: Toronto Raptors Game Worn Sneakers-Bata Shoe Museum, Toronto-August 2019

Generously on loan to the Bata Shoe Museum from the Toronto Raptors, the sneakers on view include those worn by Pascal Siakam, Kyle Lowry, Danny Green, Serge Ibaka, Marc Gasol, Norman Powell and Fred VanVleet during the 2019 NBA playoffs. Continue reading Photos: Toronto Raptors Game Worn Sneakers-Bata Shoe Museum, Toronto-August 2019

Experiencing An Immersive Art Adventure At Toronto’s ‘Funhouse’ Popup

The Funhouse is an immersive experience brought to life by visual artists from across Toronto, with featured environments inspired by local musical artists. The adventure begins in a 1940s inter-dimensional hotel. As you descend down a rabbit hole, discover an alternate universe of art, interactive tech and music complimented by augmented reality pieces. Continue reading Experiencing An Immersive Art Adventure At Toronto’s ‘Funhouse’ Popup