Kevin Johnn is considered to be somewhat of a cult legend in the NYC fashion scene. The high-end designer has a couture-type mentality and a passion for modern theatrics -which is why his philosophy has led him to create some of the most imaginitive and original collections to date.
His perspective that fashion is an experience as well as a personal style-statement has built hima a loyal and diverse clientele including: Mary Kate Olsen, Penelope Cruz, Ivanka Trump, Cameron Diaz, Jessica Alba and Drew Barrymore.
Kevin has fine tuned his extensive experience in couture dressmaking, collaborating at the house of Thierry Mugler in Paris. thereafter Kevin Johnn went to Azzedine Alaia to further his work under the master of exquisite taste and fine quality, and leading his talents to the likes of American houses such as Marc Jacobs and Dona Karan.
He has spent the last decade mastering the seven methods of pattern cutting; from the 17th century hourglass foundation upon which couture sets time, to the sublimely sharp tailored looks that radiate in his main collection Kevin Johhn Brill and secondary lines KJeans and KKnits today.Inspired by his collborations with artist Matchew Barney and atlete/artist/actress Aimee Mullins for cult classic film, Cremaster, Kevin Johnn developed a keen sense of combining the magical with a classic balance resulting in clothes of modern mixed emotions.