Shoefiti is the term used to describe shoes hanging from powerlines.

The term was coined in 2005 by Ed Kohler, and let to the formation of

Shoefiti shares some similarities with graffiti, such as the artistic statements of the work, possible connections to nefarious activity, and correlation with troubled neighborhoods. chronicles shoefiti from around the world while trying to find meaning in this common act.

Ed Kohler lived in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and can be contacted by email at

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