Killer Heels - The Art of the High-Heeled Shoe - on Display Now at the Palm Springs Art Museum

If you're in town, be sure to stop by the Palm Springs Art Museum to check out this unique display titled "Killer Heels- The Art of the High-Heeled Shoe."

The exhibit features more than 110 contemporary high heels and 50 historical designs drawn from the Brooklyn Museum and MoMA in New York as well as a number of designer's archives. The Killer Heels display pushes the artistic creativity of the high heel through surprising structure, shape and height, well beyond the traditional stiletto, platform or wedge designs.

Some of the shoes on display at the Killer Heels exhibit

Some of the shoes on display at the Killer Heels exhibit

The collection boasts work from some of the most renowned contemporary designers such as Christian Louboutin, Alexander McQueen, and United Nude. Examples include 16th Century Venetian platforms, nineteenth century court heels, and Chinese slippers for bound feet.

There is also a series of six short films with high heels as a central motif on display. The exhibit is taking place now until December 13th, 2015 so be sure to experience this iconic display first hand!

The Palm Springs Art Museum is located on 101 Museum Drive only a 5 minute drive from Palms at Park.