Killer Heels: The Art of the High-Heeled Shoe
Killer Heels explored fashion’s most provocative accessory. From the high platform chopines of 16th-century Italy to the glamorous stilettos on today’s runways and red carpets, the exhibition looked at the high-heeled shoe’s rich and varied history and its enduring place in our popular imagination.
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