Colombian fashion designer most well known for his ready-to-wear menswear collections. He created his self-titled label in 2001 and has since dressed celebrities like Tilda Swinton, Kanye West, and Penelope Cruz.
Inspired by Yves Saint Laurent, in 1994 he began studying at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Antwerp.
In 2004, he won a Swiss Textiles Award.
At nine months old, he was adopted by a French Alsatian family. His father is a mapmaker and he grew up in nations like Ethiopia, Chad, and Nigeria, before eventually settling in the Netherlands.
Early in his career, he worked as an intern for John Galliano.