ABOUT

2000 : Moved from Japan to the US

2008 : Graduated from university and started working for a fashion company in SOHO, NY

2009 : Moved to Paris to study makeup at Christian Chauveau.

2010 : Became a first assistant to Lili Choi (Calliste, Paris)

2012 : Moved to London. Became a first assistant to Petros Petrohilos (Streeters, London)

2015 : Started working as a freelance makeup artist in Paris

Akari has also assisted Val Garland, Tom Pecheux, Lisa Bultler, Lucia Pieroni, Isamaya French, Miranda Joyce, Christelle Cocquet, Alice Ghendrih, Inge Grognard, Thomas de Kluyver, Kay Montano, Laura Dominique, Georgina Graham, Adrien Pinault, Christophe Danchaud, Yumi Mori, Lotten Holmqvist, to name a few.

 

Editorial :

Vogue.it, ID, Numero, Double Magazine, Another Magazine, GQ UK, GQ China, Marie Claire HK, Russh Magazine, Rollacoster, Hedonist Magazine, Hunger Magazine, UNA Magazine, Mojeh Magazine, Nasty Magazine, Fucking Young, King Kong Magazine, Schon Magazine, Glass Magazine, Teeth Magazine, L’official Paris, JUTE Magazine,

Clients :

Maison Martin Margiela, TOPMAN, Dior, Berluti, Kent & Curwen, Wella, Vidal Sassoon, Anne Valerie Hash, Solid Homme, Yves Rocher, Bernice, Kennet & Lindsell, Blood Brother, PRJN, Charlotte Stockdale, Jodie Kidd, See by Chloe, Lizzy Caplan

Fashion Week (Ready-to-wear/Haute Couture: Paris/Milan/London/Tokyo) :

Keyed : Loewe men, Junya Watanabe men, Kent&Curwen, Hackett, Berluti

Assisted : Victoria’s Secret 2017, Chanel, Loreal show 2017, Alexander McQueen, Balmain, Rochas, Tod’s, Coach, Paul Smith, ETRO, Van Cleef Arpels, John Rocha, Michael Kors, Nicole Ferhi, Ulyana Sergeenko, Bouchra Jarrar, Devastee, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Wanda Nylon, Yuma Koshino, Dressedundressed, Angelos Bratis, Gauchere, Off White, Junya Watanabe, Agnona, Blumarine, Hogan, Wunderkind, Paul&Joe, Erdem, Ashish, Matty Bovan, Schiaparelli, Diesel, MSGM, Olivier Theyskens, Macintosh, Sacai, Mihara Yasuhiro, Juun J, Natasha Zinko, Hyein, Port 1961, Masha Ma, Drome, Molly Goddard, Yohji Yamamoto, Topman, Casely Hayford,  Tiger of Sweden, Liam Hodges, Qasimi,