50 Artists including Andre 3000 Design Collectible Sneakers for Charity

Did you know, a pair of collectible sneakers is sold every 5 seconds on eBay?

Lucky for you eBay is the destination for kicks, including collectible sneakers. Could it get it better? Oh, wait yes it can! With an incredible charity campaign celebrating artistic expression!

Photo courtesy of Sunshine Sachs

Tretorn teamed up with 50 iconic artists including Andre 3000 BenjaminJeff StapleThe Shoe Surgeon, Jayson Atienza, Rubina Dyan and UR New York to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the classic Nylite sneaker. Their unique pieces of art, on Nylites!, can be yours by bidding on the shoes at eBay for Charity. Best of all 100% of proceeds benefit emerging artists at Art Start!

 

The campaign kicks off October 31, 2017, at 12noon EDT at ebay.com/Tretorn.

Here are some pictures of the custom sneakers for sale.

Happy Bidding!

 

Alexander John

 

Matthew Tapia

 

Leonardo Delarocha

 

Mitch Silva

 

Ron Bass

 

Caleb Lee

 

Emilio Ramos

 

Jayson Atienza

 

Travis Dommermuth

 

Luciano Fontanez

 

Mister E

 

Sam Shuter

 

Adele Renault

 

Cam Stewart

 

Jordana Schrager

 

Jemal McClary

 

Danielle Mastrion

 

Jeff Staple

 

Andre 3000

 

Troy Murray

 

Matt Corrado

 

Dominic Chambrone

 

For Those Who Sin

 

Jesse Rubinstein

 

Timmy Sneaks

 

Rubina Dyan

 

Vincent Brooks

 

Drew Townsend

 

Miss Zukie

 

Mike Schlossberg

 

Maya Myles

 

Marni Brucato

 

Beatriz Williams

 

Cornelius Severs

 

Jeremy Penn

 

The Kaplan Twins

 

Samantha Machover

 

Beija Velez

 

Elle Street Art

 

Ari Lankin

 

Mason Eve

 

Marcos Alvarado

 

Nava Saad

 

Amelia Hernandez

 

Zach Strohschein

 

Nicole Jellen

 

Tre Milan

 

Mwuana

 

The shoes pictured here and the 47 others as part of the Nylite 50 series will be on display at Tretorn’s ComplexCon booth this weekend. Be sure to check them all out if you’re headed there!

Courtney Wilkins

Celebrity Interviewer & Fashion Blogger

I am a Multimedia Journalist. I specialize in fashion but have a background in social media, editorial styling, content curation, and video production across print, digital and social platforms. As a Curator, I bring a fresh perspective which exposes creative innovative fashion visionaries.