Walter Van Beirendonck

Fashion

rediscover the sex and humour in walter van beirendonck’s provocative archive

The radical Antwerp-based designer is selling a curated collection of pieces direct from his studio via Farfetch and House of Liza.
Steve Salter
7.8.19
Fashion

corporate cannibals: the first day of paris men's shows

​As the fall/winter 17 men's collections made it to Paris, designers including Balenciaga and Valentino took on the suits that run the show.
Anders Christian Madsen
1.19.17
Paris

backstage photos from walter van beirendonck spring/summer 17

The Belgian avant-garde provocateur poses riddling questions this season - combining innocence and darkness to try and understand the issues that affect us all.
i-D Staff
6.23.16
News

we can’t wait to spend hours building walter van beirendonck’s ikea collaboration

The Antwerp Six God is teaming up with the furniture superstore for a collection based on cloud people.
Emily Manning
5.14.15
Music

beyond the swan: the most amazing looks from björk’s moma retrospective

From her Alexander McQueen wedding dress to her Academy Award for Best Swan, the ultimate Björk fashion moments are all represented at her new MoMA retrospective, opening this weekend.
Emily Manning
3.4.15
Culture

walter van beirendonck on his costumes for philip glass’ akhnaten

Walter Van Beirendonck walks like an Egyptian at the Antwerp Opera, creating beautiful costumes for a new production of Philip Glass' Akhnaten.
Oscar Heliani
2.13.15
Review

walter van beirendonck autumn/winter 15

The Belgian maestro pays homage to Charlie Hebdo, with a collection full of pop art, politics and butt plugs.
Felicity Kinsella
1.22.15
Art

four of our favourite fashion designers quiz jeff koons

Shiny, colourful, instant, addictive, linear, surface and fun! Life in plastic... it’s FANTASTIC!!! Especially if you happen to be Jeff Koons. We invited four fashion designers influenced and inspired by Jeff’s work to ask Jeff some questions of their...
i-D Team
10.15.14
Fashion

paris backstage: walter van beirendonck spring/summer 15 menswear

Head backstage with us at Walter van Beirendonck's spring/summer 15 presentation in Paris.
i-D Team
6.26.14
Fashion

walter van beirendonck spring/summer 15 menswear

East meets West, Op Art versus karate, utopia and reality, Walter van Beirendonck's feeling dreamy and he'll leave you high and dry.
Anders Christian Madsen
6.26.14
watch

the a-z of pronunciation

Our playful take on pronunciation teaches you how to speak your international fashion alphabet, from Azzedine Alaïa (AH'ZE'DEEN AH'LAI'AH) in Paris to Zegna (ZEN'YA) in Milan. This is how top supermodels say these things, so look, listen and learn...
i-D Team
3.19.14
Think Pieces

menswear and the race debate

With Jourdan Copeland striding out for Burberry and shows that screamed ‘No to racism’, the autumn/winter 14 menswear season dived deep into the industry’s great divide and offered hope. Will the beats of tribal drums and long replayed words of dreams...
Steve Salter
1.27.14