• Martin Margiela Delivers Extremely Rare Public Statement

    8 days ago - By Hypebeast

    Martin Margiela, the eponymous founder of the label now known as Maison Margiela , has maintained a low public profile since leaving the fashion world in 2008. Unlike Helmut Lang , who dedicated his life to art after leaving the industry, Margiela's current activities are completely unknown, which is exactly how he likes it.
    Though the reclusive designer surfaced back in 2014 to speak with current Maison Margiela creative director John Galliano, Margiela has maintained an anonymous existence for nearly a decade now. Surprisingly, he broke his silence on October 11 when the Belgian Fashion...
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  • Martin Margiela outlines pressures of fashion's fast pace in new letter

    Martin Margiela outlines pressures of fashion's fast pace in new letter

    8 days ago - By Dazed Digital

    It's pretty well-known that Martin Margiela is a man of few words and almost total anonymity. But last night, at the Belgian Fashion Awards, the elusive designer made his presence known when he received the night's grand prize.
    Awarded the Jury Prize award for ‘his entire career and his obvious impact on the history of fashion, today's collections, and more than likely the ones to come', Margiela responded with a letter - come on, you didn't...
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