Nagi Sakai




Born in Tokyo and raised in Cairo, Nagi Sakai's eclectic
background lent him the opportunity to experience art in
several cultures at a young age. His expertise and
appreciation for creative expression and visual arts led
him to the Dutch Institute of Art to study painting at the
age 7.
At 16 Nagi knew he was destined for photography after
encountering famed Japanese photographer Naoki
Ishizaka. Nagi spent several years perfecting his craft
while assisting him for such clients as Issey Miyake,
Yohji Yamamoto, Comme des Garcons, to name a few.
Although completing his academic degree in Commerce,
Nagi's strict ambition brought him to New York in 2000
after signing on with his first agency.

Emerging strongly on the scene, Nagi Sakai's talents
have already been celebrated by such clients as Vogue
Paris Travel in France, Harper's Bazaar Spain, Marie
Claire Italia, The Edit, Dazed & Confused Korea, Vanity
Fair, German GQ, Japanese GQ, Vogue UK, Scandinavia
SSAW, Bon, V magazine, V man.

Gathering inspiration from the diversity of the arts, and
fueled by his passion to express strength in beauty and
sophisticated realism, Nagi Sakai's profession has
rapidly become his career.


Ros Georgiou
Marie Claire Italy (Editorial)
published: March 2017
La Primavera La Moda Altera
Harper's Bazaar Spain (Editorial)
published: February 2017
Alison Sudol Vanities
Vanity Fair U.S. (Editorial)
published: December 2016
Lena Hardt by Nagi Sakai
Vogue Ukraine (Editorial)
published: November 2016
Vogue Ukraine November 2016 Cover
Vogue Ukraine (Magazine Cover)
published: November 2016
Hilary Rhoda
Marie Claire Italy (Editorial)
published: November 2016
LouLou by Nagi Sakai
Vogue Travel in France (Editorial)
published: October 2016
Vogue Travel in France October 2016 Cove...
Vogue Travel in France (Magazine Cover)
published: October 2016
Vogue Ukraine Man F/W 2016 Cover
Vogue Ukraine Man (Magazine Cover)
published: October 2016
Vogue Ukraine (Editorial)
published: October 2016
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