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Artist Jo Cope partners with YKK London Showroom to create a conceptual fashion installation and opening night performance. Shoes are vessels and provocateurs to explore life metaphors, pushing shoe-making to its limits.

Both the installation and performance explore the complex subject...

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A morning of conversations hosted by curator Brian Kennedy, with Bill Amberg, Carréducker, Leah Jensen, Corinne Julius, Eleanor Lakelin, David Marques, Sarah Myerscough and Natalie Melton discussing working hand in hand to help makers succeed.

Hosted by Brian Kennedy and Cockpit’s Head...

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A series of installations by artists, drawing inspiration from London College of Fashion’s (UAL) shoe archive. Their work reflects viewers’ histories and experiences of footwear, including themes of balance and fragility. Supported by Arts Council England and Kurt Geiger.

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<em>Edit Event</em> Bespoke Special Orders at Christian Louboutin
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The Christian Louboutin Mount Street boutique welcomes an artisan from Milan to demonstrate the centuries-old Italian leather craftsmanship and innovative design used in their collection, with a focus on special orders.

 

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Bespoke women’s shoemaker Caroline Groves exhibits a shoe inspired by and made for Elsa Schiaparelli, as an expression of the narrative of their 'meeting' at the Beaumont.  

Schiaparelli originally collaborated with Dali to create her iconic Shoe Hat and now with Caroline to create a...

Caroline Groves

Caroline Groves grew up in a family of craftworkers in Chipping Campden under the influence of the legacy left by C.R Ashbee and the Guild of Handicraft, where her great grandfather was a master cabinetmaker and the longest serving member.

She began her career 30 years ago, initially...Read more

Eelko Moorer

Eelko Moorer's practice is concerned with de-familiarising objects whilst challenging traditional notions of beauty. In Eelko’s work there is an underlying preoccupation with balance, often taken to extremes through his focus on the psychological and physical impact that designed objects can...Read more

Ellen Sampson

Ellen Sampson is an artist, curator and writer whose work explores the relationships between bodily experience, memory and clothing. Using film, installation and sculpture she addresses the manner in which material objects can become records of lived experience and how the traces of these...Read more

Carréducker

Carréducker creates bespoke, handsewn shoes that combine traditional craft skills perfected over generations, with a distinct, contemporary aesthetic. Their work can be seen in the permanent exhibition at the Design Museum, London.

Founders, James Ducker and Deborah Carré, have been shoe...Read more