Alastair McKimm’s bold and modern aesthetic allows him to reconstruct fashion in any context. Born and raised in Northern Ireland, McKimm began his styling career in London after studying fashion design at Nottingham Art School.
McKimm’s talent for creating clean, precise looks has garnered the attention of designers such as Saint Laurent, Anthony Vaccarello, Calvin Klein, Jil Sander, The Row, Alexander Wang, and Versus Versace, who request him for their campaigns, consultations and fashion shows. Additionally, his editorial collaborations are with noted photographers such as Craig McDean, David Sims, Mario Sorrenti, Willy Vanderperre, Inez & Vinoodh, Mikael Jansson, Dan Jackson, Amy Troost, Paolo Roversi, Collier Schorr and Karim Sadli.
McKimm is a regular contributor to T, The New York Times Magazine, British Vogue, Vogue Italia and Self Service. In 2013, he was appointed Fashion Director at i-D, where he served for five years, overseeing iconic covers and editorials amid a period of unprecedented growth at the title.