Nicola Formichetti born 31 May 1977 is an internationally prolific fashion director and fashion editor of mixed Italian and Japanese heritage. He is most widely known as the new creative director for the French fashion house MUGLER, and for being a frequent collaborator with singer-songwriter and performance artist Lady Gaga. Formichetti is also known as fashion director of Vogue Hommes Japan, is a contributing editor of several other fashion magazines, and is fashion director for the clothing company Uniqlo. In November 2010 he was named one of the "most influential creative forces working in fashion today. The following month he was awarded the Isabella Blow Award for Fashion Creator at the 2010 British Fashion Awards.
His most recent work for
L’UOMO VOGUE / LADY GAGA