[Edit: Read Part 2 here]

Artist and designer Sebastian Errazuriz has never been one to be afraid of pushing the boundaries and his latest project entitled 12 Shoes for 12 Lovers does just that. The exhibition takes a look at the question of love and sex by reflecting on the memory of 12 previous relationships with former lovers who inspired each shoe sculpture. He’s still deep into the project, so here are the first six. We’ll share the next six in a future post.

Above: Shoe1. “Honey” Natasha

12 Shoes for 12 Lovers by Sebastian Errazuriz: Part 1 in style fashion main art  Category

Shoe1. “Honey” Natasha

Each sculpture is paired with personal photos and stories where Errazuriz shares details of each relationship, while at the same time opening himself up to people’s judgement. As with all his work, he, “looks to expose contradictions and absurdities that challenge everyday life precepts and address deeply-seated taboos.”

12 Shoes for 12 Lovers by Sebastian Errazuriz: Part 1 in style fashion main art  Category

The exhibition will be on display as part of Miami Basel from December 6th – January 6th at the Melissa Pop-Up Miami, 830 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach.

12 Shoes for 12 Lovers by Sebastian Errazuriz: Part 1 in style fashion main art  Category

Shoe2. “Cry Baby” Alexandra

12 Shoes for 12 Lovers by Sebastian Errazuriz: Part 1 in style fashion main art  Category

Shoe2. “Cry Baby” Alexandra

12 Shoes for 12 Lovers by Sebastian Errazuriz: Part 1 in style fashion main art  Category

12 Shoes for 12 Lovers by Sebastian Errazuriz: Part 1 in style fashion main art  Category

Shoe3. “Gold Digger” Alison

12 Shoes for 12 Lovers by Sebastian Errazuriz: Part 1 in style fashion main art  Category

Shoe3. “Gold Digger” Alison

12 Shoes for 12 Lovers by Sebastian Errazuriz: Part 1 in style fashion main art  Category

12 Shoes for 12 Lovers by Sebastian Errazuriz: Part 1 in style fashion main art  Category

Shoe4. “Heart Breaker” Laura

12 Shoes for 12 Lovers by Sebastian Errazuriz: Part 1 in style fashion main art  Category

Shoe4. “Heart Breaker” Laura

12 Shoes for 12 Lovers by Sebastian Errazuriz: Part 1 in style fashion main art  Category

12 Shoes for 12 Lovers by Sebastian Errazuriz: Part 1 in style fashion main art  Category

Shoe5. “Ice Queen” Sophie

12 Shoes for 12 Lovers by Sebastian Errazuriz: Part 1 in style fashion main art  Category

Shoe5. “Ice Queen” Sophie

12 Shoes for 12 Lovers by Sebastian Errazuriz: Part 1 in style fashion main art  Category

12 Shoes for 12 Lovers by Sebastian Errazuriz: Part 1 in style fashion main art  Category

Shoe6. “Hot Bitch” Caroline

12 Shoes for 12 Lovers by Sebastian Errazuriz: Part 1 in style fashion main art  Category

Shoe6. “Hot Bitch” Caroline

12 Shoes for 12 Lovers by Sebastian Errazuriz: Part 1 in style fashion main art  Category

Stay tuned for Part 2 that reveals the last six shoe sculptures…