Aitor Throup was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina in 1980. He graduated with the MA Postgraduate Degree in Fashion Menswear from the Royal College of Art in London in 2006. The illustrator / fashion designer Aitor Throup’s intriguing work has been well documented. not only have most of the better-known fashion magazines closely monitored the young designer but his illustrations also seem to have won him plenty of fans. He describes his work as wearable characters. clothes with anatomy. fabric art.
Aitor is fascinated with anatomy and his main interest is drawing. His hand drawn characters become the primary tool in the exploration of his ‘justified design philosophy’, which highlights the necessity of a reason or function behind all design features