About Akira Amani

Akira Amani received a BA honers in Design Communication from Chelsea, University of arts London and later went on to study Art Psychotherapy at Goldsmiths. After working as a designer and illustrator for companies including Alberto V05, Nokia, Sky Garden, Gallery Mess, Universal Pictures and international fashion magazine Asiana, Akira went on to exhibit her own personal artwork. Soon after Akira set up a wearable art brand in response to her clients request. After the first showcase of Akira's wearable art label, the Akira Amani brand was instantly picked up by Not On The High Street, Shopcade and was promoted at london fashion week Feb 2014 as well as with We make London at Camden Lock. Later, Akira worked with hollywood film company Legendary to design jewellery and various fashion products for the release of the film Crimson Peak. 

Akira currently teaches design and runs wearable art workshops at the BRIT school, working with 14-19 year olds. And is currently working on a new fashion label set to launch this summer.

 

Wearable art for the fearless

Each piece has a meaning, designed to celebrate all that is glorious about you.


Some of Akira's design work.