Nike first introduced their FlyKnit technology earlier this year, following the release, Nike‘s adapted the engineering and technology of the shoe into art. Nike enlists architect and designer Arthur Huang to unveil The Feather Pavilion in the city of Beijing, with a special Flyknit Collective workshop that featured an in-depth explanation of the project directly from Arthur Huang.
The same lightness of the footwear segment is embodied in a lightweight, transparent TPU POLLI-brick construction that stands front and center. The aspect of formfitting is put on display as an intricate pulley system mimics the motion of a loom similar to that of those that are equipped to construct the Flyknits. -Alex Maeland