Meet Stylist and Creative Director Gavin Mikey Collins, an innovative talent who seamlessly blends his identity with his creative work. As a proud queer individual, Gavin has harnessed his experiences to craft a unique path in his work. From founding event Diskotekah to styling projects for celebrated trans poet and performer Alok Vain-menon, notably the helm as creative director for queer music, fashion and culture magazine Apocalipstick to a project exploring female role models titled “Kwaai Girls “ for Dazed, Gavin is able to blend identity, experiences and culture with his work.
A staunch supporter of local fashion design, Gavin craftly weaves his passion and exploration for the African continent’s rituals and traditions into a distinctive style narrative. His collaboration with brands Orange Culture, Chuulap & Tokyo James underscores his dedication to championing regional creatives on a global stage .