BSM Media Room

Information on the Bata Shoe Museum can be accessed here. To request images for media use or arrange an interview please contact:

Adrienne Naval
Marketing & Social Media Manager
416-979-7799 x 239

For information on permissions for Bata Shoe Museum images for commercial or non-commercial use, please fill out the following form and send it directly to Suzanne Petersen, Collections Manager, at or 416.979.7799 x227.

Press Releases

BSM in the News

CBC’s The Current: Charting the story of humanity through footwear

The Globe and Mail: From shoeaholics to sneakerheads: Bata Shoe Museum asks why we own so many pairs

Toronto Guardian: Staycation in the City at The Kimpton Saint George

Smithsonian Magazine: These 18th-Century Shoes Underscore the Contradictions of the Age of Enlightenment

Highsnobiety: What Does The Future of Sneakers Look Like? The Bata Shoe Museum might know.

STIRworld: The odyssey of futuristic footwear at Bata Shoe Museum in Toronto

New York Times: Toronto Steps into Summer

Breakfast Television: This is what the future of footwear looks like

Tourism Academy: A Step Inside the Bata Shoe Museum with Director Elizabeth Semmelhack

Sharp Magazine: Calling All Sneakerheads: The Bata Shoe Museum’s Newest Exhibition Is For You

Complex Magazine: This Toronto Exhibit Brings Sneakers to the Metaverse

Flaunt Magazine: Future Now | Opening at the Bata Shoe Museum

Surface Magazine: Forecasting the Complicated Future of Footwear

Fashion Magazine: Sci-fi Sneakers are the Future of Footwear

The Kit: A Shoe Pro Shares the Five Best Fashion-y Sneakers to Buy This Summer