Steve McQueen - director, writer, producer, editor. The Oscar award-winning director of the critically acclaimed drama “12 Years a Slave”.was born in Ealing, England to Trinidadian and Grenadian parents. He studied painting at London’s Chelsea College and film at Goldsmiths College.
Sarah Burton: ‘I remember one collection - the prêt-à-porter autumn/winter 1999-2000 collection - which involved a model in a Perspex robotic body. The guy who made the robot told us ten minutes before the model walked out, “If she sweats in the suit, she’s going to electrocute herself. So tell her not to sweat”.