DESIGN GENIUS: LONDON
“I try to do the unbelievable possible. I would love to have a chance to prove myself and to give more everyday because fashion for me is my life. “
This costume and fashion designer from Athens, Greece, boasts diplomas in both Fashion Design and Styling from the prestigious Greek design schools PANSiK and Vacalo. Christos Andriopoulos has attended various seminars in Europe and North America including the Parsons School of Design in Paris, London College of Fashion, Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandise and the American Film Institute in Los Angeles. In 1998, he risked everything with a grand move to Los Angeles to pursue his dream—and it has paid off. Christos has worked with some of the best professionals in fashion, theater, film and television such as director David Lynch (“Twin Peaks”), cinematographer Janusz Kaminski (“Minority Report”), stylists Patricia Fields and Rebecca Weinberg (TV’s “Sex and the City”), screenwriter Alan Ball (“American Beauty”) and many others. His portfolio also includes collaborations with New York fashion photographer Fadil Berisha and celebrities such as Hilary Swank, Charlize Theron, Jennifer Aniston, Demi Moore, Salma Hayek and Penelope Cruz. While working as a costume designer for Anthony W. Johnson’s “Ballet Magique”, Christos produced and directed two seasons of a TV show in Greece called "Fashion in the City”. Now, Christos is back in Athens and continues to share his experience, talent and work in several projects around the world.