Designer Alexander McQueen never failed to shock and thrill the audience members of his runway shows. His designs have bridged the gap between fashion and art by creating emotional, raw, and powerful clothing and runways. He was honored with countless awards including four British Designer of the Year awards and the CFDA's International Designer of the Year in 2003. McQueen's designs have been wore by countless celebrity fans including Sarah Jessica Parker, Emma Watson, and First Lady Michelle Obama.

McQueen's over the top runway shows have been a staple during every fashion week. His models have walked with wolves, been drenched in water on-stage and have had to walk with some very intricate head wear.

While it wasn't easy picking just 20 looks from this famed designer, click through the gallery above to see some of McQueen's wildest runway moments.

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Alexander McQueen Spring 2013 Ready-to-Wear at Paris Fashion Week

Alexander McQueen Spring 2013 Ready-to-Wear at Paris Fashion Week