Vassilis Kokkinidis is an internationally acclaimed artist. He was born in Germany and his career in hair and makeup styling spans three decades. Having lived in different countries before the age of ten, Vassilis has been influenced by a wide range of cultures. His unique techniques and distinct style were evolved from an early age while working at the prestigious Hair Salon he owned in Greece. His great talent was immediately recognized and he established a strong reputation in fashion industry since he started shooting for editorials for various magazines in Greece. In 2002 he moved to NY and since then he's been working with different brands and companies.
Vassilis has collaborated with some of the the world's leading photographers, including Mario Testino, Mark Abrahams, Kevin OBrien, David Lipman, Joshua Jordan and Filippo Del Vita. His work can be found in publications such as Vogue, Elle, L'Officiel, Harper's Bazaar, Marie Claire, V Magazine, Surface etc. He works with leading personalities, including Naomi Campbell, Kate Moss, Uma Thurman, Andre Balazs, Thalia, Martha Stewart and Catherine Deneuve and has created runway looks for designers such as DKNY, J. Lindberg, Billy Reid, OMEN, Imitation of Christ and Simon Spurr.