STEP INTO THE WORLD OF THE SHOE

Exhibition

Exhibition

Permanent exhibition

Thousands of years of shoe history are featured in this semi-permanent exhibition that explains the relationship between man and his footwear through place, time, rituals, function and identity.

Exhibition

Permanent exhibition

In Het Verhaal Van de Langstraat, five main characters recount life in an area traditionally known for the manufacture of leather and shoes.

Exhibition

Permanent exhibition

In How It Gets Made, we show the manufacturing process of leather and shoes using historical machines and contemporary interactives.

Expected

Oct. 6, 2024 -

Eighty years young Fred de la Bretonière turns eighty at the end of this year. For more than fifty years he has been at the forefront of Dutch shoe designers. That, of course, needs to be celebrated.

Exhibition

April 20, 2024 - September 15, 2024

As a tough guy always wanted to try out pumps? Or wanted to look a lot taller thanks to funky platform soles from the seventies? This is possible from April 20 in the Schoenenkwartier in Waalwijk.

Been

January 10, 2024 - April 1, 2024

Clemens Tomlow's "monster under the bed" is part of PODIUM SHOENENLAB EDITION 2023 along with projects by Studio Joris de Groot, Kristiyan Hristov and DAE Studio Body building.

Been

October 31, 2023 - April 1, 2024

The Old Norman term cuir bouilli, literally translatable as boiled leather, remains a mystery.

Been

June 25, 2023 - July 10, 2023

A dress made of seaweed. A creation made of orange peel. In the world of fashion artist Agnes van Dijk (1962, Geldrop) nothing is impossible.

Been

May 25, 2023 - June 25, 2023

the Shoe Quarter is hosting several live workshops during the Cutting Edges exhibition. Roderick Pieters, Lisa van der Plaetse and Gabriel Giordano will be guests each week and demonstrate their skills.

Been

April 8, 2023 - April 30, 2023

Baked soles & mixed materials. From April 8 to 30, designer Julien Chaintreau will be on display at the Bodehuisje with his project "Neo-Vernacular Footwear.

Been

January 9, 2023 - April 8, 2023

The Nieuwe Lichting exhibition showcases a diverse selection of designers who graduated in 2022 from various art academies and vocational schools in the Netherlands and London.

Been

June 7, 2022 - Feb. 4, 2023

An exploration into the relationship between pop music and shoe fashion. Striking, bizarre, iconic and trendsetting footwear from a wide variety of artists.