Gravity-Defying Shoes Appear On Shoreditch Lampposts

Laura Reynolds
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Gravity-Defying Shoes Appear On Shoreditch Lampposts
One of two installations on Shacklewell Street. Photo: Londonist

Noticed the shoes hanging off of these lampposts in Shoreditch recently?

Footwear dangling from the street furniture in Shoreditch is no new phenomenom — heck, even the trees are getting in on the action. But the difference with this latest lot is that it appears to defy gravity — 'hanging' upwards from the lampposts.

Shacklewell Street. Photo: Londonist

It's the work of artist Pejac, ahead of his solo show at London Newcastle Project Space. Little is known about the exhibition yet, but the shoe installations — on lampposts in Shacklewell Street and Granby Street — maybe hint at what to expect.

Shacklewell Street. Photo: Gary @ Reverlondon
Granby Street. Photo: Londonist

Pejac: Law of the Weakest is at 28 Redchurch Street, 22-31 July.

Last Updated 13 July 2016