Nicola Formichetti is the Creative Director for Dazed & Confused magazine. Also Senior fashion editor of Another Man magazine. Born in Japan in 1977 to Italian and Japanese parents, he grew up between the two countries. Initially studying music and architecture, Formichetti moved to London at the age of nineteen and started at the successful boutique, 'The Pineal Eye' and went on to become both its art director and head buyer for a two year period.
He later moved into styling working at Daze
Selected by Nicola Formichetti, our week-long series with east Asia's freshest talents continues with Norwegian Wood actress and model Kiko Mizuhara, Harper's Bazaar China's Lucia Liu, multi-creative Yoon, and Hypebeast's Kevin Ma
Our week-long series of interviews with east Asia's freshest minds, as selected by Nicola Formichetti, kicks off with journalist Emi Kameoka, designer Bajoowoo, creative fixer Stinger Wong and stylist Han Huo Huo