Michael Michalsky is regarded as one of Germany’s most influential fashion designers. Until 2006, he served as the Global Creative Director of adidas, where he, among other achievements, oversaw the launch of Y-3. In 2006, he was named Creative Director of German luxury icon MCM, where he served until 2018 in several positions. The Berlin based designer is the founder and designer of his own label, MICHALSKY, and his Haute Couture collection, ATELIER MICHALSKY. Over the years, he has been recognized with numerous internationally renowned design awards, including Red Dot and GQ Designer of the Year, among others.