adidas ORIGINALS ICONS: Soft Landing

The adidas Stan Smith and Superstar shoes are iconic in both sports and popular culture, being worn by everyone from athletes to fashion bloggers. To celebrate these iconic shoes adidas Originals India hosted the ICONS Celebration in Mumbai. A selection of local artists created artwork inspired by their interpretations of the shoes and the final pieces were exhibited at the event.

This illustration, titled Soft Landing is the artists' depiction of the impact of these iconic shoes and their continuing relevance today, decades after their conception.

Illustration created in collaboration with Karan Kumar.

Initial sketches and style iterations
Soft Landing : Details
Soft Landing
Soft Landing at the adidas Originals ICONS Celebration
Soft Landing at the adidas Originals ICONS Celebration