António Castro (Lisbon, 1993) graduated in Textile Design from Central Saint Martins, in London, in 2016. 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