1991, graduated in Graphic Design & Illustration, Sint-Lucas Pavillion, Antwerp. Freelance designer for fashion guru Walter Van Beirendonck. Assignments for fashion designers Wim Neels, Jurgi Persoons, Dries Van Noten, A.F. Vandevorst, Olivier Theyskens.
2000, solo exhibition “Paul Boudens Graphic Design 1990–2000”, De Velinx, Tongeren. 2001, art direction of Fashion 2001 Landed, Antwerp.
Since 2001, art direction & graphic design for A Magazine (formerly N°ABC magazine), with collaborations by Dirk Van Saene, Bernhard Willhelm, Hussein Chalayan, Olivier Theyskens, Maison Martin Margiela, Yohji Yamamoto, Haider Ackermann, Jun Takahashi, Martine Sitbon, Veronique Branquinho and Riccardo Tisci.
2002, collaboration with choreographer Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker.
2003, assignments from Yohji Yamamoto, Paris. Publication of monograph “Paul Boudens Works Volume I” and solo exhibition, MoMu Fashion Museum, Antwerp.
2004, co-operation with opera house La Monnaie in Brussels. Award for Graphic Design of the Province of West-Flanders.
2007, guest speaker at the AIGA Body/Language conference in New York.
2010, solo exhibition “Trust Me I Know What I’m Doing – Paul Boudens Graphic Design 1990–2010”.
2011, “Dream The World Awake”, monograph book design for Walter Van Beirendonck.
2014, guest speaker at Ideas on Design in Melbourne. “Yamamato & Yohji”, monograph book design for Yohji Yamamoto/Rizzoli NY