Shoes: In Conversation with Jane Gershon Weitzman and Christina Chiu

Greenwich Library and the Flinn Gallery brought Jane Gershon Weitzman to Greenwich Library’s Berkley Theater on February 26 at 2 p.m. As former Executive Vice President and Founding Vice President of Stuart Weitzman Retail, Jane was the inspiration for the Flinn Gallery’s current exhibition Just Shoes: Where Art, Craft and Fantasy Meet. 

Jane shared stories of her partnership with her husband, renowned shoe designer Stuart Weitzman, and how they built their business together. She also discussed her long-running project of finding artists who would create fantasy shoes for the window gallery of their flagship store.

Interviewer Christina Chiu is an award winning writer and the author of Beauty, where the main protagonist is a die-hard shoe lover.