‘Armani’s Choice: Giorgio Armani’ continues the remarkable initiative to support the new generation of designers and this season chosen Edmund Ooi showcased in the Armani Theatre during Milan Men’s Fashion Week.
Edmund is a malaysian-born menswear designer based in Belgium. He was trained at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Antwerp and went to work alongside Romain Kremer at Mugler in Paris. He was previously granted the most promising designer award in Malaysia International Fashion award and Best Avant-garde designer in Malaysia International Fashion award in 2006. His AW15 collection is a play of elements taken from 19th-century, different textures and a series of geometric prints proving a fresh and innovative vision while breaking menswear boundaries. Definitely worth keeping an eye on his ongoing success!