Akira Yamada

Hair Stylist

Other credits: Groomer

Based In

  • New York


Nationality: Japan
In 2009, he moved to London and worked mainly for editorials, such as GARAGE, CLASH, Roller Coaster. He did hair styling for celebrities and artists, such as Sam Smith, Daisy Lowe, Porter Robinson.
he served as the 1st assistant for Angelo Seminara (Streeters) for 3 years.
move to Japan in 2015, he started working in Japan. He excels in making sophisticated and elegant forms and silhouettes. from 2018 moved to NY.

Selected Works
Vogue taiwan/ GQ UK/ GQ JAPAN/GQ MIDLLEEAST/WWD(Japan)/ PAPER/ Glamour Hungary/ Arena Homme +(Korea)/CLASH/Roller Coaster/Cosmopolitan Serbia/Marie Clair hk/ CRACK/Fucking Young/FAULT/Notion/
Nylon(Japan)(Mexico)/Petits Luxes/Luxuary Guide book/ All hollow/Pen/ Suitcase/The Ones 2 watch/The WILD/Tirade/Vatra/ VISION/Volume/ Zine magazine (Taiwan)


Iris Covet Book (Editorial)
published: December 2020
photographer: Wish Thanasarakhan
L'Officiel Hommes Thailand November 2020...
L'Officiel Hommes Thailand (Magazine Cover)
published: November 2020
photographer: Wish Thanasarakhan
The Graduating Class..
L'Officiel Singapore (Editorial)
published: October 2020
photographer: Brendan Wixted
AT Beauty for Sicky Magazine
Various Editorials (Editorial)
published: October 2020
photographer: Brendan Wixted
Marie Claire Mexico and Latin America (Editorial)
published: June 2020
photographer: Erez Sabag
Love in a Quarantine by Beata Kanter
Schön Magazine (Editorial)
published: May 2020
Vita Mir
Portrait (Other)
published: January 2020
photographer: Brendan Wixted
Nya in Red
Vogue.it (Editorial)
published: December 2019
photographer: Jae Eun Seok
GQ Middle East November 2019 Cover
GQ Middle East (Magazine Cover)
published: November 2019
credits: Groomer
photographer: David Urbanke
Luna Park for Cosmopolitan Serbia
Cosmopolitan Serbia (Editorial)
published: September 2018
photographer: Eniko Szucs

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