Backstage at Rick Owens Men's Fall 2016

Backstage at Rick Owens Men’s RTW Fall 2016

WWD went behind the scenes at the fall show.

Rick Owens Men's RTW Fall 201

Rick Owens Men’s RTW Fall 2016

Shrunken double-breasted jackets were a new and striking proportion for Owens, master of the knee-length T-shirt.

Rick Owens RTW Spring 2016

Rick Owens RTW Spring 2016

Realizing his fashions are about “distorting the figure,” Rick Owens recruited gymnasts and dancers to carry others in acts of support amid the models on his spring runway.

Front Row at Rick Owens Spring 2016

Guests at the show included Yasiin Bey and Gareth Pugh.

Backstage Rick Owens Men's RTW Spring 2016

Rick Owens Men’s RTW Spring 2016

WWD's Men's Fashion Director, Alex Badia, interviews designer Rick Owens about his Men's RTW Spring 2016 collection.

Backstage Rick Owens Men's RTW Spring 2016

Backstage at Rick Owens Men’s Spring 2016

WWD went behind the scenes at the men's spring show.

Rick Owens Men's RTW Spring 2016

Rick Owens Men’s RTW Spring 2016

Rick Owens’s faintly military spring show suggested a new anti-establishment uniform.

Rick Owens RTW Fall 2015

Rick Owens RTW Fall 2015

Owens chose to dial down the shock value for his fall women’s lineup to a mere “surprise”: He used sequins for the first time.

Rick Owens Men's RTW Fall 2015

Rick Owens Men’s RTW Fall 2015

Before his fall show, Rick Owens hinted that it was going to be “primal” — but didn’t say that images of certain exits are certifiably NSFW.

Rick Owens RTW Spring 2015

Rick Owens RTW Spring 2015

Backstage, Owens said he imagined what Marcel Breuer, one of his favorite Brutalist architects, might muster with tulle if he ran out of concrete.