Y / Project is a fashion brand from Belgium. The Y / Project brand established in 2010 comes from Belgium, but Paris has brought important influence to designer Glenn Martens. Since Glenn Martens was the creative director of Y / Project in 2013, he believes in the perfect balance between the avant-garde pursuit of tailoring and wearing comfort.
Since the appointment of Glenn Martens as Creative Director of Y/PROJECT in 2013, the Paris-based label has combined conceptual and inventive detailing with playful proportions and a witty take on historical references.At the core of Y/PROJECT, Martens has since established an emphasis on individuality and independence. Fusing the energy of the street with thought-provoking silhouettes, his unique take on interpreting masculinity and femininity blends eccentric references with unisex looks that transcend versatility.
Unlike other fashion designers, Glenn Martens first learned not interior design but clothing design. During a trip to Antwerp, he accidentally entered the Royal Academy of Art in Antwerp. He brought his own chair and kitchen plan, and Glenn Martens, who did not even know the fashion big coffee of Alexander McQueen and Karl Lagerfeld. Entered the fashion design circle.The first two years of study was naturally hard for a layman, but with a good "hand-made" foundation and aesthetics, he became the first student to graduate in the class. After graduating, Glenn Martens went to Jean-Paul Gaultier as a junior designer, later became the chief assistant of Serfaty (founder of Y / PROJECT), and then left to work as freelance designer for Weekday, Bruno Pieters, Hugo Boss.