— Rem Koolhaas
"The highrise shoes do not first appear as footwear, but rather resembles a scale model of a building even with scale figures inside. suddenly, giant feet go inside and the buildings become shoes and walk away. the highrise shoes are in actuality two distinct pieces that fit together, the support and the top, to create a unique design. the product is a play on the idea of architecture meeting fashion and scale, and questions: what makes a shoe a shoe?’"