Shoes, Shoes, Shoes
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

Shoes, Shoes, Shoes

3.89 of 5 stars 3.89  ·  rating details  ·  46 ratings  ·  6 reviews
Shoes, Shoes, Shoes collects the outrageous and bedazzling images of shoes - from spikes to boots to mules - that are some of Warhol's icon images. Accompanied throughout by witty Warhol quotations, such as "I decided that being a shoe salesman is a really sexy job," these forty drawings, prints, and watercolors demonstrate the Pop master's special talent for transforming...more
Hardcover, 80 pages
Published April 1st 1997 by Bulfinch
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Shoes, Shoes, Shoes, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Shoes, Shoes, Shoes

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 109)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Amanda Leon
Jan 02, 2013 Amanda Leon rated it 4 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Andy Warhol lovers, people who shop at Ross
Shoes Shoes Shoes is a book of drawings from the mid 50s to the early sixities with quotes about fashion, style and women. I hope warhol never actually intended for any of these drawings to be actual fashion sketches because while the shoes are nice to look at, the shoe design itself is ugly*. Overall, I give this book four and a half stars because the shoe drawings were underwhelming. The quotes were nice though.











*It is to be noted that the shoes reminded me of 18th century heels. Don't know if...more
WORN Fashion Journal
Shoes, Shoes, Shoes is a slim, practically pocket-sized collection of drawings, prints, and watercolours of shoes – real and imagined – by Andy Warhol. It’s comprised of forty images pulled from the archives of the artist’s foundation for the visual arts, each accompanied by an enigmatic Warhol quip.

While his ruminations on beauty and the president are amusing, the shoes are the real stars here. The collection spans Warhol’s career, from his famed stint as an advertising illustrator in the mid-5...more
Gina
Nov 22, 2007 Gina rated it 4 of 5 stars
Shelves: art
Andy Warhol got his start sketching shoes for advertisements in the 1950s.
Hilary
clearly...shoes. i'm not a huge fan of warhol's work, but am fascinated by him.
Rebecca
a book that combines two of my favourite things in the world.
Caren
Lots of fun!
Essam Go
Essam Go marked it as to-read
Aug 25, 2014
Kensington Reading
Kensington Reading marked it as to-read
Aug 21, 2014
Moni Corona
Moni Corona marked it as to-read
Aug 12, 2014
Augusto Santini
Augusto Santini marked it as to-read
Jun 14, 2014
Beatrice
Beatrice is currently reading it
May 18, 2014
Lindsey Lee
Lindsey Lee marked it as to-read
Apr 24, 2014
Chris
Chris marked it as to-read
Apr 06, 2014
Ratnawaty Syam
Ratnawaty Syam marked it as to-read
Mar 19, 2014
Hermee Sorneo
Hermee Sorneo marked it as to-read
Mar 18, 2014
Mimi Amnell
Mimi Amnell marked it as to-read
Feb 23, 2014
Carrie Kellenberger
Carrie Kellenberger marked it as to-read
Feb 03, 2014
Dulce Mireles
Dulce Mireles marked it as to-read
Jan 23, 2014
Cheila
Cheila marked it as to-read
Jan 17, 2014
Ana Góes
Ana Góes marked it as to-read
Jan 12, 2014
Legend
Legend marked it as to-read
Jan 05, 2014
« previous 1 3 4 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
1203
Andrew Warhola, better known as Andy Warhol, was an American artist and a central figure in the movement known as Pop art. After a successful career as a commercial illustrator, Warhol became famous worldwide for his work as a painter, an avant-garde filmmaker, a record producer, an author, and a public figure known for his membership in wildly diverse social circles that included bohemian street...more
More about Andy Warhol...
The Philosophy of Andy Warhol (From A to B and Back Again) The Andy Warhol Diaries POPism: The Warhol Sixties "Giant" Size a

Share This Book