During his fifteen years as creative director of Balenciaga, from 1997 since 2012, French designer Nicolas Ghesquière transformed the fashion house founded in 1919 by Cristóbal Balenciaga into one the hottest brands of the 2000s. Ghesquière’s signature aesthetic revolves around powerful silhouettes, perfect fits, futuristic references, graphic patterns and innovative fabrics. He is definetely one of the greatest fashion talents of our time.