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nov 02, 2012

oscar niemeyer for converse

chuck taylor all star hi

 

 

the 104 year old architect oscar niemeyer has collaborated with converse to produce a limited edition collection of shoes for fall. models include the chuck taylor all star hi, chuck taylor all star oxford, chuck taylor all star chukka boot, skid grip oxford and the jack purcell.

 

lines of red stitching contrast the neutral tan and white body, and a red tongue expresses the bold canopy on his ibirapuera auditorium. the canvas upper features a print with a handwritten poem by the brazilian architect about his love for curves in architecture. prices for the sneakers will range from 170 to 270 BRL.

 

 

detail of chuck taylor all star hi

 

 

chuck taylor all star chukka boot

 

 

jack purcell

 

 

chuck taylor all star oxford

 

 

skid grip oxford

  • waycool

    dbkii says:
  • I’ll buy them all. All power to you my fellow architect. You’re one of the very few great ones. I love you.

    NelsonReyesArchitect says:
  • Orrible!

    Francesco says:
  • Can you please post a link to where these can be purchased?

    Madeleine says:
  • where i can buy on internet?

    silviad says:
  • Amazing! Just a correction, it is Ibirapuera Auditorium, this is the name of a Park in Sao Paulo

    Joana Croxato says:
  • Heeeeeeey );

    jayjay says:
  • t(-.-)t

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