LCD - LUC DRUEZ
A Belgian by birth, Luc Druez first studied music at the Brussels Conservatoire. Following an unfortunate lapse of memory during a concert, he decided to look for another means of artistic expression. His grandfather, who was a tailor, unwittingly showed him the way ….
Producing textile creations would now be his new means of expression. Where his work stops (at the limits of the two-dimensional plane!), the work of others begins. These are the “stage managers” who bring the textile to life in transparent settings in space, or in movement around the body.
Luc Druez’s work can be found on the catwalks of haute couture fashion shows (including Christian Dior, Chanel, Christian Lacroix, Yves Saint Laurent and Louis Vuitton), in the theatre and opera, and on the worksites of the greatest decorators such as Peter Marino, Andrée Putman, Elliot Barnes …