The Museum of Modern Art

Footwear Essays for Items: Is Fashion Modern?

I'm a lifelong sneakerhead. Naturally, I kicked up my heels writing catalogue essays on canonical footwear designs in conjunction with the MoMA exhibition Items: Is Fashion Modern.

From the sophisticated air-cell technology of the Nike Air Force 1 to the low-tech but lovable Swedish wooden clog, I had a blast researching and sharing the history of different shoe designs and pontificating on their cultural import.

Catalogue Essays: Being Modern: MoMA in Paris (MoMA x Fondation Louis Vuitton)

I wrote essays on the acquisition and exhibition history of several MoMA masterworks for the exhibition catalogue for Être Moderne: MoMA à Paris, exhibited at the Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris, October 2017—March 2018