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adidas x Run-DMC 25th Anniversary Superstar, 2011

sneaker saturday

We kick-off The Rise of Sneaker Culture with an open house celebration on Saturday 13 May music, basketball and skateboarding demos. Celeb drop-ins, plus WA collector, Lee Ingram, and AGWA Curator, Robert Cook, will be in the Gallery. And of course, it's your first chance to view the international exhibition The Rise of Sneaker Culture.

Program

Time

event

Location/Venue

10am-4pm

Paper Sneakers

Put together your own custom decorated cardboard sneaker and add it to our display

Imagination Room

10am-4pm

Windowing the Curtin Project

Imagination Room

11am-3pm

Sneaker Swap

AGWA Administration Foyer

TBC

Skateboarding

TBC

12-1pm

Tour with AGWA’s Curator

Meeting at entry to The Rise of Sneaker Culture

12-12.45pm

Empty with Strings

Concourse Stage

1-2pm

Tour with AGWA’s Sneakerhead-in-Residence

Meeting at entry to The Rise of Sneaker Culture

1-2pm

Diger Rokwell

Concourse Stage

 TBC

Rebound WA

TBC

 TBC

Dance Demo

TBC

2-3pm

Tour of exhibition with Guru Guides

Meeting at entry to The Rise of Sneaker Culture

2-2.30pm

Hyclass

Concourse Stage

TBC

Sneakerlier launch

TBC

3-4pm

Colab Band ft Sha Martin, Natalie Mae, Archi, Silvertongue & Empty

Concourse Stage

Please note: activities, times and venues subject to change.

Dress: Come in your finest sneakers

Helpful hints:
• The Gallery will be open from 10am-5pm
The Rise of Sneaker Culture will be open from 10am with last entry at 4.45pm
• Admission to the Gallery is free however, donations are always welcomed
• Leave your large bags and coats at the cloakroom
• No food or drink is allowed in the exhibition galleries
• Arthouse Dine open to the public from 2pm
• Photography with handheld devices for personal use is welcome (no tripods, selfie sticks or flashes)
• Take a train or bus to the Gallery, click here for more information


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adidas x Run–DMC
25th Anniversary Superstar, 2011
Courtesy of Run–DMC, collection of Erik Blam
Photo: Ron Wood
Courtesy American Federation of Arts/Bata Shoe Museum

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