An art installation aimed at reminding people that they are loved despite age, race, gender, national origin, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition or sexual orientation. The sneakers will be auctioned off with all proceeds going to ArtWell. Check out the artists involved.
"ArtWell was founded in 2000 to respond to the chronic community violence in Philadelphia by introducing a preventive, educational, arts-oriented approach to reach underserved communities and youth facing discrimination, poverty, violence, and the everyday challenges of growing up. Our mission is to support young people and their communities through multidisciplinary arts expression, education, and creative reflection to celebrate their strengths, thrive while facing complex challenges, and awaken their dreams."