António Castro was born in Lisbon, in 1993. In 2016, he graduated in Textile Design from Central Saint Martins, in London. Interned, in 2012, with Lidija Kolovrat, in Lisbon, and in 2016 at Trend Union / Li Edelkoort, in Paris.
In 2018 and 2019, he worked in the Maison Margiela's textile department of the Artisanal collection, in Paris and, in parallel, worked as a developer of hand-woven textiles for John Alexander Skelton, in London.
He is currently doing his Fashion Masters at Central Saint Martins as the recipient of the L'Wren Scott Scholarship.
PHOTO: © Ana Paganini
Through looking at the performative side of wrestling and exploring the baroque language a play is created with new gender codes.
SPECIAL THANKS TO: Museu Nacional do Traje e da Moda; David Motta; Pedro Barateiro; João Pedro Vale e Nuno Alexandre; CTW Portugal