Alex Aikiu is a French artist exploring different fields of creativity from painting, music, styling to art and video direction.
Although born in France (from a Vietnamese mother and a French father), he grew up in Africa (North and West Africa) but was introduced to international pop culture later in life. He started his career as a musician and began styling in NYC shortly after.
He collaborated with artists like Bjork, Grace Jones, Lady Gaga, Justin Timberlake… brands like Chanel, Kenzo and worked with french artist Jean-Paul Goude for many years.
In the meantime, he released his first music album under the name «The Aikiu» through Sony Jive / Epic. Most recently he has taken his expertise into the realm of video direction and revealing soon his photography.
He is currently finishing his new album.
List of Clients
Harper’s Bazaar US
Süddeutsche Zeitung Magazin
Jorja Smith, Justin Timberlake
Mouse on Mars