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Air Obamas

12/01/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • Alec Brownstein Award winning advertising creative director, author, big idea thinker, and film director.

Barack Obama has already inspired high fashion on the runways of Milan. Now, New York City artist Jayson Atienza is bringing Obama style to the world of sneakers.

I'm sure Obama could use them when he's playing hoops, but I think they'd be a cool accessory for the inauguration, too. I'm calling them the Air Obamas, but post your suggestion in the comment section and maybe you could name the world's first Presidential sneakers.

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(photographs by Billy Siegrist)