Sneakers are a hugely visual thing, and it's no surprise that art and sneakers are a natural match made in 'head heaven. Illustrations, photography, sculpture, you name it and you can pretty much guarantee that a sneakerhead somewhere has used the medium to express their love for kicks. 

Nike's Air Max family are some of the most visually appealing sneakers about, and beyond that, they are some of the most iconic ever made. So in celebration of Air Max Day, we've compiled a list of five Air Max artists, who we invited to create Air Max artworks to celebrate the day that belongs to all things Air Max. Scroll for the run-down.