In the interests of intellectual exchange, the author explores the world of shoes in an attempt to inform and entertain.
Thursday, July 11, 2013
Vasconcelos' giant sculptures of Marilyn's FM pumps
Joana Vasconcelos is a Portuguese artist and much of her work deals with feminism, as well as social and political issues. Her most famous creation is "Marilyn" a gigantic pair of shoes made of stainless steel pots and pans and their lids. The exhibit is currently on display at the Ajuda National Palace .