Belgian fashion designer who is known for his deconstructionist look and whose styles were purchased by Diesel in 2002.
In 1979, he graduated from the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Antwerp.
He served as creative director of Hermes from 1997 to 2003.
He was born in Genk, Belgium. He maintained an intensely private life.
Rapper Kanye West is known for wearing Maison Martin Margiela masks during his concerts.