02-06-17 | 03-06-17


The Fashion programme at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts (AP Hogeschool) holds its traditional year-end fashion show on 2 and 3 June 2017. The 2017 location will again be Park Spoor Noord.All the Fashion department students present their creations during SHOW2017 to an audience of 4000 fashion professionals and those interested in fashion from all over the world. An international jury...



The retailers of the historic city centre welcome you with open arms every first Sunday of the month. You can shop till you drop in the following streets and neighbourhoods: De Keyserlei, Meir,...


Margiela. The Hermès Years 31/03/2017-27/08/2017
31-03-17 | 27-08-17


From 31 March until 27 August 2017, MoMu (the Antwerp fashion museum) will exhibit Belgian designer Martin Margiela’s Hermès collections. The tribute exhibition also explores the relationship between these collections and Margiela’s own label, Maison Martin Margiela. Collaboration between Hermès and Martin Margiela When the Parisian house of Hermès appointed Belgian designer Martin Margiela as its artistic director for the women’s ready-to-wear collections in October 1997, the founder of Maison Martin Margiela had already been known for almost a decade as one of the most influential avant-garde designers. His predilection for the deconstruction, recycling and recovery of materials was...


Discover the stories behind the collections of our masters in fashion.

At EXPO2017 you get an interesting insight into the artistic process of the 18 master students. You can take a closer look at the silhouettes and explore each master’s collection in detail. Which results in a different perspective of these collections on the catwalk of the graduation show.



Fashion in Antwerp - Collectif d'Anvers

Natalie Van Lijsebettens, designer and founder Collectif d’Anvers:

“A unique handcrafted shoe has to be an exact replica of the shape of the foot, unique to each personality." Read more.