04 Apr '17, 9am

Meet the Creative That Made Deconstructing Sneakers an Art Form

While sneaker deconstruction may be a fetishized phenomenon for some, British artist FILFURY has transformed the act into a highly conceptual art form. Trading in the canvas for sneaker parts (among other objects), the artist, née Phil Robson, translates his love of hip-hop, UK music subcultures, sportswear and, of course, sneakers into tactile sculptural pieces. From skulls and insects to weaponry and birds, Robson’s acute attention to detail and wildly imaginative concepts have lead to a slew of collaborations with high-profile brands like Nike, Jordan Brand, Philipp Plein, Reebok, adidas, Casio, Corona and counting – which has in turn resulted in an employment of other mediums including car and BMX parts and clothing. We caught up with FILFURY to find out more about his passion for sneaker art, his role as an artist and where he is headed next both as an artist and a cr...

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