Giles Deacon : Deconstruction - Humanoid Construction
Giles Deacon
Deconstruction - Humanoid Construction
Zanoah Bia, April 2, 2012
Giles Deacon_STS.
Giles Deacon_STS.


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After graduating from London's Saint Martins in 1992, Giles Deacon worked with Jean Charles De Castelbajac in Paris for 2 years. From 1998 until 2002 he was a designer at Bottega Veneta and the Gucci Group.In February 2004 Giles presented his first collection at the Chelsea Pensioner's Club at the Chelsea Royal Hospital. In November 2006 he was awarded the distinction of English Designer of the Year.


Giles Deacon_S-S 2009 Collection_Yannis Vlamos
Giles Deacon_S-S 2009 Collection_Yannis Vlamos


Since its launch in 2003, Giles's label has been carried by the world's most famous retailers and his runway show has become a highlight of London Fashion Week. Giles takes a very personal approach to his profession. He participates actively in purchasing meetings, which is much appreciated by international buyers and store managers. Thandie Newton, Kate Moss, Drew Barrymore, Kylie Minogue, Lily Allen, Daisy Lowe and Daphne Guinness are among his best-known faithful customers.

Giles Deacon_S-S 2009 Collection_Yannis Vlamos
Giles Deacon_S-S 2009 Collection_Yannis Vlamos


About ANDAM

Founded by Nathalie Dufour in 1989, ANDAM (Association Nationale pour le Développement des Arts de la Mode, National Association for the Development of the Fashion Arts) hosts each year a major competition conceived to identify, launch and provide support for emerging talents in French and international fashion. After nearly two decades, ANDAM has honored close to 80 winners and hascontributed to the rise of some of the biggest namesin fashion, including Martin Margiela (fellowshipwinner, 1989), Viktor & Rolf (1994), Jeremy Scott (1998) and the 2008 winner Gareth Pugh.


Giles Deacon_A-W 2007-08 Collection_Yannis Vlamos
Giles Deacon_A-W 2007-08 Collection_Yannis Vlamos


Giles Deacon_A-W 2007-08 Collection_Yannis Vlamos
Giles Deacon_A-W 2007-08 Collection_Yannis Vlamos


Giles Deacon_A-W 2007-08_Yannis Vlamos
Giles Deacon_A-W 2007-08_Yannis Vlamos


Opening of the 2009 Competition

For its 20th edition, ANDAM is now opening its annual international competition. With its endowment of €160,000, the ANDAM Fashion Award is the largest fashion prize in the world.


Giles Deacon_S-S 2009 Collection_Yannis Vlamos
Giles Deacon_S-S 2009 Collection_Yannis Vlamos


Giles Deacon_A-W 2007-08 Collection_Yannis Vlamos
Giles Deacon_A-W 2007-08 Collection_Yannis Vlamos


Giles Deacon_S-S 2009 Collection_Yannis Vlamos
Giles Deacon_S-S 2009 Collection_Yannis Vlamos


Giles Deacon_S-S 2009 Collection_Yannis Vlamos
Giles Deacon_S-S 2009 Collection_Yannis Vlamos


Giles Deacon_A-W 2009-10 Collection_Yannis Vlamos
Giles Deacon_A-W 2009-10 Collection_Yannis Vlamos


www.andam.com