Academy of Art University Styling
Academy of Art University Styling

Seniors

Seniors

Let us introduce you to our senior students of the styling program.

They are all trained in Personal, Product, Commercial, and Editorial Styling. Our seniors are also experienced in Photo Shoot Production, Art Direction, and Collaboration.

Feel free to contact them for any internship, styling or assistant styling employment opportunities.


MEGAN VO

Megan is an editorial and product Fashion Stylist from Vietnam.

Her main focus in styling is creating artistic and dynamic silhouettes with a variation of textures.

BFA Fashion Styling, Fall 2018 / View Megan's portfolio here


YOHAMY CISNEROS

Yohamy Cisneros is a fashion stylist and marketer from Santa Tecla, El Salvador. She is currently in her senior year at the Academy of Art University, working towards her BFA in Fashion Styling and in her AA in Fashion Marketing.

Her personal style ranges from minimalist to maximalist, embracing her colorful Latina background.

BFA Fashion Styling, Spring 2018 / View Yohamy's portfolio here.


QIANYING "CARRIE" ZHANG

Carrie Zhang is a commercial and editorial stylist from ___, China. 

Her aesthetic revolves around abstract story telling. She is endlessly inspired by life, color, and texture. 

BFA Fashion Styling, Spring 2018 / View Carrie's portfolio here.


Elaina HAVILAND

Elaina Haviland is a freelance Fashion Stylist and Social Media Content Creator from Cleveland, Ohio. She is currently working for Digivest, an Australian creative agency.

Her attention to movement and expression stems from her deep interest in theatre and athletic background as a soccer player. 

BFA Fashion Styling, Fall 2018 / View Elaina's portfolio here.


HALEY MCDANIEL

Haley McDaniel is a commercial and editorial stylist based in Nashville, Tennessee. She is currently a styling an Assistant Stylist and Makeup Artist at Corazon Creative Agency.

Her aesthetic displays a passion for vintage and sustainable fashion and enjoys working collaboratively with other stylists, editors, and photographers in developing various fashion imagery.

BFA Fashion Styling, Spring 2018 / View Haley's portfolio here.


KRYSTYN NAKAMURA

Krystyn Nakamura is a Fashion Editorial, Product, and Personal Stylist from Oahu, Hawaii. She is currently based in San Francisco as a freelance Fashion Stylist and certified makeup artist at the Sephora flagships in both Hawaii and San Francisco.

Her styling approach explores the transformative aspects of garments and accessories in artistically communicating editorial concepts. 

BFA Fashion Styling, Spring 2018 / View Krystyn's portfolio here.


YENIFER UBIERA

Yeni Ubiera is a freelance Fashion Stylist and Creative Director based in NYC. She has experience in various fashion and styling disciplines including: fashion show styling, editorial, look book, advertising, celebrity, product, and marketing.

Her style has been described as luxurious beauty with elegance and femininity.

BFA Fashion Styling / View Yeni's portfolio here


adriana oliveira

Adriana is an editorial and personal Stylist from Salvador, Brazil. She is currently based in San Francisco pursuing a BFA in Fashion Styling at the Academy of Art University. 

Her craft showcases an exploration in proportions and textures as well as inspiration from art pieces to create atemporal styling.   

BFA Fashion Styling, Fall 2018 / View Adriana's portfolio here


ROBERT BALA

Robert Bala began his styling career on the East Coast before relocating to San Francisco, California. He is currently a freelance Fashion Stylist represented by LOOK Model Agency and a booking agent for LOOK Artists Division.

He draws his inspiration from New York street fashion and exploring modern concepts of gender and blurring the lines of femininity and masculinity in fashion.

BFA Fashion Styling, Spring 2019 / Find out more about Robert here and view his portfolio here.


Devanshi Dhingra

Born and raised in New Delhi, India, Devanshi Dhingra developed a fascination with the fashion industry at a young age. In 2014, she moved from her hometown to San Francisco to pursue her bachelor degree in Fashion Styling at the Academy of Art University.

Her personal style ranges from minimalist to embracing her colorful Indian background.

BFA Fashion Styling, Spring 2019 / View Devanshi's portfolio here.


nakia pleasant

Nakia Pleasant is a freelance fashion stylist in Oakland, CA. She specializes in editorial, lifestyle and personal styling.

Nakia's colorful and lively aesthetic draws inspiration from music, film, and diverse cultures.

BFA Fashion Styling, Spring 2019 / View Nakia's portfolio here.


true park

True Park is a freelance editorial and product stylist in pursuing her BFA in Fashion Styling at the Academy of Art University.

Her styling approach explores a range of themes and aesthetics from edgy and contemporary to refined and polished.  

BFA Fashion Styling, Spring 2019 / View True's portfolio here.


richard kenwright

Richard Kenwright is a freelance fashion stylist based in the San Francisco Bay Area currently pursuing his BFA in Fashion Styling at the Academy of Art University.

His raw and DIY sensibilities are often inspired from various subcultures and obscure, unconventional references. 

BFA Fashion Styling, Spring 2019 / View Richard's portfolio here.