This Dissected Nike Air Max 1 Illustration Explores 181 Years Of Sneaker History

Designed by British design studio dorothy and illustrated by Malik Thomas, “Inside Information: Sneakerheads” is a 50cm x 70cm art print that details almost two centuries of sneaker history. The illustration – available for purchase here – includes hundreds of miniature caricatures inside a monolithic Air Max 1… building? Key figures like Nike founder Bill Bowerman can be seen hanging out alongside contemporary figureheads like Kanye West, Virgil Abloh, and Pharrell Williams outside jumbo versions of the shoe’s key details like the air bubble. You have to see it to truly grasp the level of detail going on. Perfect for sneaker enthusiasts and fans of great design alike, it’s truly a sight to behold.

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