• Walter van Beirendonck steps down from Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp, successor announced

    15 days ago - By Fashion United

    Fashion designer and performance artist Brandon Wen will take over from Walter van Beirendonck as the artistic coordinator of fashion training at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp, starting in September 2022.
    Wen will also teach at the academy and supervise students. Walter van Beirendonck announced his departure from the academy earlier this year. He has been head of the fashion department since 2007.
    Wen is also a former Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp student. He has worked for brands such as Rick Owens, Michèle Lamy, Maison Lemairé and Chanel. “I couldn't be more excited! It is...
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