It began when a Tik Tok consumer known as designer Alexander Wang out for sexually assaulting him at a membership. After the video went viral, many others got here ahead with related tales.
Wang is understood for his hard-partying life-style and forward-thinking designs. Apart from the lavish soirees he’s thrown and notoriety he’s gained dressing among the world’s most-famous fashions, the 37-year-old was the artistic director at Balenciaga in 2012 the place he stayed till 2015.
Owen Mooney shared a narrative about being groped by Alexander whereas on the dance ground of a New York Metropolis membership in 2017. A development employee named Nick Ward had an identical story that he shared with The Guardian.
A number of others, who determined to stay nameless, got here out with related tales in regards to the artistic. A trans mannequin claimed that she was partying in a membership when Alexander tried to drag her bikini backside off.
The style mogul liked by practically each A-lister responded to the accusations.
‘Over the previous few days, I’ve been on the receiving finish of baseless and grotesquely false accusations. These claims have been wrongfully amplified by social media accounts notorious for posting defamatory materials from undisclosed and/or nameless sources with zero proof or any factchecking in any way.’
‘Seeing these lies about me being perpetuated as truths has been infuriating. I’ve by no means engaged within the atrocious conduct described and would by no means conduct myself within the method that’s been alleged. I intend to unravel this and maintain accountable whoever is liable for originating these claims and viciously spreading them on-line,’ he continued in an announcement to the Guardian.
Though there haven’t been any official fees introduced up in opposition to Wang, his future within the business is unknown as a result of quantity of individuals popping out with tales about him.
As of now, Wang turned his Instagram remark part off.