PAST SNEAKER EVENTSFashion V Sport – V&A, LondonExhibition explored the creative connections between the two worlds of fashion andsport. Examining the way that sports styles are adapted to make fashion statements,both on the street and through high fashion, and how sports and fashion products areconsumed, customised and worn. Looked at Technologies – big emphasis on sportFrom Sport to Street – Northampton MuseumFollowed the trainer from its inception in the mid-19th century as a sports shoe verydifferent to what we know now, to the high performance footwear worn by sports starsand the sneakers riding high on a crest of fashion.Sneaker Pimps – touring event/exhibitionWorlds largest touring sneaker hip-hop lifestyle exhibition featuring over 1500 pairs ofrare, limited edition, vintage, celebrity signed, artists collaborated sneakers and acollection of sneaker inspired artwork, fashion and photography. The tour also features
live street art installations, live skateboarding demonstrations, street basketballcompetitions and live hip-hop and rock performances by some of the worlds foremostrecording artistsPimp My Sneaker – Chadstone Shopping Centre, MelbourneCustom kicks exhibition, curated by London street artist Remi Rough.The Art of The Sneaker - Sole DXB Sneaker Summit event inDubaiThe event was centred around the theme of The Art of the Sneaker and featured a wholehost of sneaker/art-related activities.Title: UndecidedThis year’s Javari exhibition considers the position of the trainer in popular culture. Thefashion exhibition will celebrate the sophisticated and sensational design of the modernday sneaker. It will outline the shoes’ continuity whilst also highlighting its designchanges, from being worn merely for sport, to becoming a definitive aspect of someone’sstyle & an art object in itself. The display and celebration of the history of trainer designenables visitors to consider how and why high fashion has recently chosen to appropriatea shoe that initially only represented sport, comfort and urban lifestyle.
*** The exhibition will highlight ways in which trainer design is related to fashion e.g theJordan that was banned from basketball because it was red, the Nike Blazer’s big bellyswoosh, Pony’s early colour combos and most recently the current wedged trainers.Locations - LARGE INDUSTRIAL SPACE – TOP BUDGET - LARGE CLEAN COMMERCIAL SPACE- GOOD FOOTFALL. - SUPER COOL URBAN SPACE - CLEAN SMALLER COMMERCIAL - 2 WEEK OPTION - TRADITIONAL GALLERY SPACE CENTRAL LONDON - TRADITONAL GALLERY SPACE EAST LONDONOnce I know the favoured option I can give a list of4-5 options that fit.Village Underground events space - £3,500 per day + VATAvailable: Sun 28th Oct to Fri Nov the 2nd
Location: Off Great Eastern Street – Memorable/famous space below the ‘Tubes’.Power – 3 Phase & 1 Phase, Warm, natural diffuse daylight through translucent ceilingpanels, Complete black out facility, High-speed wireless broadband, Large securestorage spaces, High quality polished concrete flooring throughout, Staging facility, Barfacility, Cloakroom facility, Ten metre high ceiling allows for specialist projections andlighting installations, Scissor lift for hire, Full PA, Lighting KitMain Atrium - Area -240 m2 2585 ft2 (Length 23.5 m/77 ft Width 10.5 m/35 ft)Vault One - Area - 92 m2 990 ft2 (Length.5 m/38 ft Width 8 m/26 ft)Vault Two - Area - 90 m2 969 ft2 (Length11 m/36 ft Width 8 m/ 26 ft)WOW FACTOR – VERY COOL SPACE – TOP OF BUDGET (possible if only a weekendshow). FOOTFALL IS NOT GREAT.Dray Walk Gallery Space - £3,500 per week + VATAvailable: 31 st of October till the 29 th of November
Location On the corner of Dray Walk, opposite Junky Styling and next to The Big Chill bar, its floor to ceiling glass on 2 sides making it a bit of a fishbowl and easily seen from Elys Yard where people hang out on the weekends on picnic benches.Access Access for unloading is great as you can park immediately outside and footfall comes from Elys Yard/Hanbury Street and from Brick Lane.Services 1. It also has a forecourt just outside which is great if you want a bit of outside space - especially for private views. 2. It has the luxury of being able to get cars into the space if needed due to 2 sets of folding doors.Comms No problem with getting any IT requirements in here. We have several IT companies on site who can sort your needs.Power Lots of 13 amp sockets around the venue.Lighting Lighting is sodium lights on the walls and strip-lights on ceiling.Capacity Capacity 150 - 200 depending on use of premises depending on what you put in the space.EXCELLENT FOOTFALL – CLEAN SPACEOld Shoreditch Underground - £1,000 per day + VAT (I reckon open toa deal for a longer hire)Available: ANY DATES
The former Shoreditch Underground Station. This consists of 120sqm of enclosed spaceat street level and 240sqm of covered outdoor space configured as a gigantic deck.UNIQUE SPACE (has a good history that can be part of the press push/story)5 ART TOURS VISIT THE SPACE A WEEK (cost £25 to be part of)VERY COOL AD EDGY – HAVE OPTION TO PAINT THE OUTSIDE. Program mix-use Event Space Scale 300 sqm Location Pedley Street, London E1 5EW Stage Built Client WHAT_developmentsShop 12 (opposite Dray’s walk – smallest space) - £2,400 perweek + VATAvailable: All of October & November
I have requested rent card – it is located on the same strip as the loading bay but isabout half the size. Would be a good option for a 2-week exhibition.No Toilets, limited facilities.GOOD FOOTFALL.GALLERY SOHO - £2,500 per day / £8,500 per weekAVAILABLE: UNSURECLASSIC GALLERY SPACE – HEART OF LONDON/ LOTS OF TOURISTVISITING 15TH JUNEBLACKALL STUDIOS - £1,300 per day – need to enquire howmuch a week is.AVAILABLE: UNSUREOption for a gallery space in Shoreditch – Truman can look commercialLocation: Leonard Street, heart of art galleries in Shoreditch.I have used this space a few times in the pastTHE SAME GALLERY AS LAST YEAR - ‘THE LOADING BAY’– MAY BE AVAILABLE IF A DEPOSIT WAS PUT DOWNRELATIVELY QUICKLY.
IMAGE BRAND DESCRIPTION STATUS Artist who makes graphic images of trainers in cube form - Cube images can be highlighting made specifically and beauty of exclusively for the trainers. Has show - would look had lots of really good on the Pawel Nolbert exposure. invite? Paris boutique collab trainer - limited edition, rare - ASSIST trainer was a basketball shoe PERMISSION - May that was also be able to have apropriated by CAD image to show Ellesse the skaters process PERMISSION - can Nash money also have NASH redesign of a MONEY Prototype classic Ellesse which was never taken Ellesse design to the factory Shonagh has spoken to brand and unsure High-fashion they would like to lend trainer - worn for the exhibition - by many need to decide Christian Louboutin celebrities whether to push this 1972 original NORTHAMPTON LOAN - Blazer - very I am visiting the important shoe collection on the 19th - the fat June. They acquired bottom swoosh one of the largest was an trainer collections and adaptation for I will find good fashion historical objects Nike purposes. there.
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