Martin Rybak and Olga Gasnier interview of Walter De Silva for IRK Magazine.
“Shoes as cars are beauty elements in movement and movement is key to my designs.” Born in Lecco, Italy, Walter De Silva first started his career as an industrial designer specializing in the automobile industry. He went on to become an acclaimed designer, working with the most prestigious brands in the world such as Alfa Romeo, Audi and Volkswagen. In 2016, he launched his eponymous brand together with his wife Emmanuelle to pursue his lifelong dream to create quality, elegant footwear for women. In an exclusive interview for IRK Magazine, Walter explains the difference between designing a shoe and a car, his inspiration, and the new campaign “Colorando”.