The Rijksmuseum collaborated once again with Mizuno to create these special edition shoes for the TCS Amsterdam Marathon 2023. This collection is inspired by Vermeer, evident in the colors, symbols, and images incorporated into the design.
Discover the unique collaboration between Mizuno and the Rijksmuseum, inspired by Johannes Vermeer and his masterpiece, The Milkmaid. As a tribute to the Vermeer exhibition, Mizuno proudly presents the Contender and Wave Rider 27, two limited edition sneakers that combine art with lifestyle.
Mizuno Contender Vermeer
The Contender Vermeer is a true treasure for Vermeer enthusiasts and sneaker lovers. The design of this shoe is infused with subdued and subtle colors, showcasing an eye for the smallest details of the beautiful painting. The blue fabric of The Milkmaid and the Delft blue tiles with cupids are delicately incorporated into the shoe's design. Even the tongue of the sneaker is printed with the famous artwork, paying homage to this masterpiece. Additionally, the insoles feature a stunning representation of the painting's details, such as the slowly flowing milk and the dazzling colors of The Milkmaid.
Running shoe for TCS Amsterdam Marathon 2023
As the official shoe for the TCS Amsterdam Marathon 2023, Mizuno has also created a special running shoe inspired by Vermeer's work. The Mizuno Wave Rider 27 Amsterdam is an advanced update of the popular all-round running shoe. Lighter in weight and made from 90% recycled materials, this shoe offers ultimate comfort and energy return with the MIZUNO ENERZY midsole. Whether you're doing a long run or a quick interval training, this running shoe is your ideal companion on the road to the finish line.
Get your limited edition Mizuno Contender Vermeer and Wave Rider 27 Amsterdam now. These shoes are available in sizes 37 to 46. These exclusive unisex sneakers will be released on August 18 at the Rijksmuseum and Mizuno.