Arianne Phillips is one of the most unique creative forces in the fashion and entertainment industries. As a multi-dimensional visual artist, she brings her exemplary vision to film, fashion, theater, opera, music, and media.
Known for her cutting-edge designs, Phillips’s Costume Design work has been recognized with Oscar nominations for Jim Mangold’s WALK THE LINE and Madonna’s W.E. She received a Tony nomination for the Broadway musical HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH and a BAFTA nomination for Tom Ford’s A SINGLE MAN as well as seven Costume Designers Guild Award nominations, including an Award for Excellence in Period Film for W.E.
Arianne recently designed Quentin Tarantino’s next film, ONCE UPON A TIME IN HOLLYWOOD, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Margot Robbie, Brad Pitt, and Al Pacino. She returned to Broadway with the world premiere of the Go-Go’s musical, HEAD OVER HEELS, in July 2018. And her third collaboration with director Michael Mayer, for Nico Mulhy’s opera MARNIE, opened at The Metropolitan Opera in New York in October 2018. Its world premiere was at The English National Opera in London.
Her distinguished film career also includes Tom Ford’s NOCTURNAL ANIMALS, Matthew Vaughn’s KINGSMAN: THE SECRET SERVICE and KINGSMAN: THE GOLDEN CIRCLE, Jim Mangold’s 3:10 TO YUMA, KNIGHT AND DAY and GIRL, INTERRUPTED, Mark Romanek’s ONE HOUR PHOTO and Milos Forman’s highly acclaimed THE PEOPLE VS. LARRY FLYNT.
For over twenty years, Arianne has worked closely with Madonna on creative projects including music videos, album covers, photo shoots, special performances and designing costumes for her last six world tours. She has also worked with Katy Perry, Justin Timberlake, Gwen Stefani, No Doubt, The Rolling Stones, Jennifer Lopez, Whitney Houston, Tina Turner, REM, Rufus Wainwright, The Breeders, Sonic Youth, and Lenny Kravitz. Her creative collaborations with music clients have extended into product development for Madonna’s ‘Truth or Dare’ collection for Iconix and Gwen Stefani’s ‘Harujuku’ collection for Target.