02 Nov '12, 5pm

Converse Launches New Political Sneakers With Brazilian Architect Oscar Niemeyer: A new limited edition collecti...

Converse Launches New Political Sneakers With Brazilian Architect Oscar Niemeyer: A new limited edition collecti...

The collection includes a Chuck Taylor All Star Hi sneaker with an all-over canvas print featuring the architect’s famous handwritten poem about curves. There is also a Chuck Taylor All Star Chukka Boot in natural suede, which was inspired by the monument “Torture Never More”, designed by Niemeyer in 1986. The leather lining features an architectural illustration referencing the social movement “Landless,” further reinforcing Niemeyer’s beliefs. Penny Ericson, vice president of Converse Jack Purcell and Premium, said:

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