Architect, Creative Director and Designer, Virgil Abloh was born in Rockford, Illinois in 1980. Abloh graduated in 2003 with a Master's degree in Architecture from the Illinois Institute of Technology. With 10 years of experience in design Abloh's experience has spanned across different platforms. 2012 marked the inception of a clothing line entitled OFF-WHITE c/o Virgil Abloh. Regarding creative direction, various collaborations with notable artists exist in current culture platforms of art, music and fashion.