© Raf Simons by Jil Sander
Raf Simons is a Belgian industrial and fashion designer. In 1995 he launched his own menswear label »Raf Simons« and became head designer at Jil Sander AG in 2005. He lives and works in Antwerp, Milan and Paris. His function for the Avantgarde Diaries as a highly profiled designer was to form the festival »Transmission1« in Berlin with his creative input. The artists were picked by himself as the curator of the Berlin festival. Each artist had the opportunity to stage an exhibition, performance, concert, installation or even unveil a work of art.
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