Born and raised in Tokyo, Japan, Keiichiro’s dream was to become a globally renowned hair stylist and so he began at the age of 17. After honing and developing his skills in his home town, he then moved to London to further his career as a session stylist.
His editorial work has since appeared across the globe in various publications such as Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, Dazed, Sunday Times, Elle, L’Officiel…
Keiichiro main focus is to combine texture with an edgy elegance. He has developed a reputation in Europe for his sculptural forms, bringing dynamic elements to the brief. He loves working with people, drawing his inspiration from the many new and interesting characters he comes into contact with throughout his life.
Previous ad campaigns include Body Shop. Harrods. Boodle, GHD, Virgin, Sony, L’Oreal, Clairol, Vivienne Westwood, Fred Perry, and Calvin Klein. He has worked with some of the most respected photographers in the industry Keiichiro is a firm favourite with designers during fashion weeks, leading his loyal team. A full list of shows are available upon request.
Keiichiro is currently London based and travels extensively with his work.