Joe McKenna

Artist Management

Based In

  • London


Nationality: United Kingdom
Joe McKenna is one of the world’s most influential, and highly regarded fashion editors. Through a career of consistently iconic work, he has helped shape the industry from the early nineties, up to today. His authoritative and distinctive approach to styling has kept him at the forefront, and has seen him work with all of the major titles including the American, British, French and Italian editions of Vogue, W, i-D, T Magazine, Self Service, Document Journal, Fantastic Man and The Gentlewoman.

In recent years Joe has worked closely with Valentino’s creative director Pierpaolo Piccioli on their mens, womens and couture runway shows, reigniting the brand and cementing its place as a global powerhouse. In addition he has also consulted for Azzedine Alaïa, Victoria Beckham, Alexander McQueen and Jil Sander on their runway shows.

Joe has worked on campaigns for brands including Valentino, Jil Sander, Miu Miu, Yves Saint Laurent, Chanel, Prada and Giorgio Armani. And frequently collaborates with photographers including Inez & Vinoodh, David Sims, Bruce Weber, Craig McDean, Steven Meisel, Karim Sadli, Mert & Marcus and Mario Sorrenti.

In March 2017 Joe released his debut film, documenting the life and work of his dear friend and lifelong collaborator, Azzedine Alaïa.


Valentino S/S 21 Show
Valentino (Shows)
published: 09/27/2020
Spirit Of Summer
British Vogue (Editorial)
published: April 2020
photographer: David Sims
Alaïa Fall 2020 Ready-to-Wear
Azzedine Alaia (Lookbook/Catalog)
published: March 2020
photographer: Karim Sadli
Valentino F/W 20 Show
Valentino (Shows)
published: 03/01/2020
Victoria Beckham F/W 20 Show
Victoria Beckham (Shows)
published: 02/16/2020
Chanel N. 5 Fragrance 2020
Chanel Beauty (Advertising)
published: February 2020
photographer: Steven Meisel
Valentino Haute Couture Spring 2020 Show
Valentino (Shows)
published: 01/22/2020
Valentino F/W 20 Men's Show
Valentino (Shows)
published: 01/15/2020
Azzedine Alaia Pre-Fall 2020 Lookbook
Azzedine Alaia (Lookbook/Catalog)
published: January 2020
photographer: Karim Sadli
Valentino S/S 2020
Valentino (Advertising)
published: January 2020
photographer: Inez and Vinoodh

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