With all the crotch-watching at Rick Owens' men's show last week, the shoes may have gone unnoticed. And what nice, restrained statement shoes they were, the designer's latest collaboration with Adidas. The new generation of his signature Runners sneakers — a kind of haute-caveman hybrid —...

Watching Rick Owens' models ascend the winding staircase inside the Palais de Tokyo, their hands lifting their elephantine pants, their sculptural puffer outerwear trailing behind them, with Montserrat Caballé's moving voice on the soundtrack, was to imagine what Cristobal Balenciaga could...

Following up our first look this summer, Rick Owens presents its Spring/Summer 2014 collection of footwear with adidas. Highly conceptual in their execution, the shoes feature a highly elevated futuristic silhouette crafted out of leather and nylon that incorporates inspirations from both high...

It looks almost certain that the joint venture between adidas and Rick Owens will be fruitful based on the pieces so far. Leading the footwear segment this season is the newly introduced Tech Runner footwear, which we already previewed the black and white versions. Added to the monotone...

To hint at the changes to come in 2015, the Philadelphia-based retail chain is presenting an early look at its curated Men's Collection for Spring 2015. Featuring many of the old favorites, such as Stussy, Levi's, and adidas Originals, the pre-season lookbook also highlights new brands like...

Luxurious leather snapbacks return as a part of Rick Owens's DRKSHDW range for the Spring/Summer 2014 season. Building on last year's releases, this season's drop includes a solid white cap and a black version with cut-outs throughout its rear panel. Both hats feature 100% leather construction...

By the time the models reached the more traditional runway, which covered a strip of the pool around which skaters usually practice their hazardous stunts, Egyptian Lover's 1987 song "I need a freak" blared on the soundtrack, transporting the audience to an orgiastic place Rick Owens...

Reportedly, Owens reacted backstage by punching Jera in the face. Other than that, the show's biggest novelty was a sort of tunnel hairdo — think pompadour gone wild — that made recognizing faces difficult, and should make kissing more so. The tunnel shape was a reference to cyclops, the...

For his spring 2017 offering, Rick Owens' expectedly unexpected set of inspirations included a Hyacinthe Rigaud portrait of Louis XIV, but you'd be hard-pressed to find the slightest trace of nostalgia or historicism in this beautiful collection. A modernist who shares that denomination with...

Looking at pictures of Rick Owens' fall/winter collection, it's hard not to want to snatch every piece off the models' bodies—for strictly sartorial reasons, of course. And yet, these images don't do justice to the experience of seeing his army of models storm the vast show space in his...

 

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