2017 Summer

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Unbalanced. Uncomfortable. Unnecessary. For a somewhat misinformed 30-​year-​old male, these descriptors came to mind when considering the high-​heeled shoe. So when I sat down to write about a wildly popular exhibition coming to Pittsburgh this summer featuring these shoes in their historical context, you might understand my uncertainty. After all, my own “heel”…

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  • Issue Quarter Summer
  • Issue Year 2016
  • Sub Heading The Frick turns up the heat with “Killer Heels“
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