One of Australia’s most celebrated designers, Akira Isogawa has achieved worldwide recognition for his exquisite contemporary designs. Born in Kyoto, Japan, Akira moved to Sydney in 1986 and participated in the very first Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Australia in 1996. He has since become an icon of the Australian fashion industry. Akira’s garments echo Eastern influences with richly embellished fabrics, vintage textiles and traditional prints. The craftsmanship and romanticism of his designs is now legendary.