Nike in Abstract

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Joost van Brug takes a fresh look at 24 Nike sneakers in this abstract collection of photography. The top-view, long-exposure pictures capture Nike in a new light, as the shoes are spun at a high speed and rendered a colorful blur. The sneakers are seemingly transformed into bright discs or pieces of high art at the same time that they are shown doing what they are designed to do: movely quickly and pretty cool.



Holly is a poet from Kentucky. She grew up first in a Sears house, then on a farm. She studied English and Gender Studies at Mount Holyoke College and moved to Manhattan for love. As an occasional jewelry-maker and museum patron, Holly favors wearable and functional design but is eager to see work that challenges her aesthetics. Read more and connect by visiting her blog, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

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