- Dries Van Noten
Dries Van Noten
Dries Van Noten, one of the most successful members of the renowned Antwerp Six, started his own collection in 1986. e won the CFDA International Designer of the Year Award and the distinction of "Royal Designer for Industry" by the London-based RSA Trustee Board in 2008 and received the honor of Officier de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres in July 2014. An exhibition at the Musée des Arts Décoratifs in Paris featuring his designs and influences opened that same year. Van Noten also holds the Flemish Royal Academy of Belgium's Gold Medal and the Couture Council of The Museum at FIT New-York's Couture Council Award for Artistry of Fashion.