London-based designer Benjamin John Hall. These are seven “functional,” but questionably wearable footwear collection. No, this is not footwear. It is…

“A conversation on the topics of Birth, Life, Death, Resurrection and some of the surrounding common beliefs, expressed through the medium of shoes.”

Shh. I know, they’re shoes. But watch the birth of Amniotic Boots and the Umbilical Geta, the life of Turbulence Boots and the Ascension Wedge, the death of Refraction Boots and NDE Skates and the resurrection of the Lazarus Wedge. See the entwined tube straps fill with liquid, the foil flutter, split and pour out, the clear gears move, the plastic shrivel and tighten as it burns and a bunch of balloons bursting into black dust, yes! They’re like awesome, kinetic, temporal sculptures only they’re shoes because they’re shoes. Oh, to clomp around on those slick blocks…