Pair of Highrise Shoes

English
2015
United Nude (Established 2013)


Dimensions

Overall (Each shoe): 33.7 × 10.2 × 23.8 cm (13 1/4 × 4 × 9 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2016.83.1-2

Medium or Technique

3D printed, synthetic

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Classifications

Costumes

Black cage-like shoes; the Highrise Shoe resembles a 1:500 scale model of a building; 3D printed by laser sintering in 2 parts: a structural hard part under foot for stability and a soft rubber part over the foot for comfort.

Provenance

2016, sold by United Nude (HK) Limited to the MFA. (Accession date: March 23, 2016)

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund