Tony Li @ Tony Studio Shanghai 东田造型, Shanghai
There is no doubting Tony Li’s influence on the Chinese and even Asian styling sector. From his characteristic radiant smile, we can see his absolute confidence and open-mindedness. Having been involved in the industry for many years, he witnessed every progress that has been made in the Chinese styling or fashion industry. Through ten years of development, Tony Studio, crated by him, has become the icon of cooperation with the world famous stars… all of this give him enough resolution in design. Tony Li’s lifestyle can be seen in the pioneering and modern styling as well as the sweet and comfortable Cosy Café that he has been engaged in lately. Tony Li has an artistic disposition but he likes to be called a businessman. He hopes that, with his efforts, he can refer to the platform of Tony Studio and combine his experience with the vigor of young people so as to bring forth more inspirations, create a perfect combination of art and business as well as advancing the young styling industry of Chine into full flourish. Tony Li is a dynamic figure in various grand ceremonies, fashion shows and model contest, whether as a stylist to exhibit creative and fantastic works or as a distinguished guest. World famous brands like Sassoon, Shiseido, Rado, Omega, Lanvin, Chanel, Giorgio Armani, Jean Paul Gaultier, Dior, Gucci, Kenzo and Lagerfeld swarm to cooperate with him. During his years as a stylist, Tony Li has forged profound friendships with celebrities of all circles. Based on their recognition and confidence in his concepts of image design, a number of stars, such as Zhang Ziyi, Fan Bingbing, Li Bingbing, Rosamund Kwan, Carina Lau, Christy Chung, Magic Q, Faye Wong, Zhao Wei, Zhou Xun and Xu Qing, appointed him to be responsible for the image design of their music and photo albums. Apart from bringing fashion to people seeking and longing for beauty through his works and make up school, Tony Li publicizes more concepts of fashion across China through 12 Tony Studios created by him. Years of experience have made him a top stylist. Tony Li has created an aesthetic legend as well as countless accomplishments. In 2005 he published a collection of his works, Powder & Brush, which impressed readers by its beauty and distinctive characters; it was a powerful hit in the fashion sector. Personal style can be a form of artistic expression, and, vice versa, artistic expression can be a part of personal style. In the era where fashion is the main trend, Tony Li and his Tony Studio will continue to take the lead in top fashion.