The cult Belgian designers to know beyond Raf, Margiela and the Antwerp Six
From A.F. Vandervorst to Veronique Branquinho, here's an introduction to an often-overlooked side of the Benelux nation's fashion history.
Meet 5 fashion graduates from the Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp
Despite it not being an ideal final semester, the masters students have pulled through and present us with five collections -- all captured, by necessity, on themselves or mannequins.
This Belgian artist makes handbags that are strictly NSFW
From their hometown Antwerp, Stef van Looveren is making waves with their gender-defying wearable sculptures.
exploring the legacy of martin margiela from the people who knew and worked with him
From Demna Gvasalia to Jean Paul Gaultier we get the scoop on the man himself from the people who knew him best.
meet di du, the chinese fashion designer behind rico nasty and rosalia's fluffiest looks
Her avant-garde designs channel feminine power through colored leather, bedazzled cowboy hats, feathers, and puffed up bombers.
willy vanderperre discusses his new project ‘t-shirts, stickers, pins, and more’
The legendary Belgian photographer salutes his hometown of Antwerp with a new capsule collection.
what makes a good student?
From Walter van Beirendonck to Fabio Piras, course leaders from 10 of the world’s top fashion courses answer the question.
go backstage at the antwerp academy graduate show
Take a look at tomorrow's fashion heavyweights.
1 granary issue four asks, “does anyone still have fun?”
Expanding its borders to incorporate three more major art schools, 1 Granary’s latest issue sets its sights on unifying international creativity and supporting the next generation of artists and designers.
reinventing the 20th century silhouette
Antwerp's ModeMuseum announces new exhibition heavily focussed on the work of Cristóbal Balenciaga.
chad moore captures youth’s most nostalgic moments
As Moore opens his first major exhibition in Belgium, we chat Chinese karaoke bars, photographing your friends naked and coming of age in the City that Never Sleeps.
willy vanderperre on 20 years of collaboration with raf simons
We speak to the photographer as a retrospective of 20 years of his work with Raf Simons opens in Berlin.