Arianne Phillips

Arianne Phillips is an American costume designer. Phillips was recognized for her work on the Broadway musical Hedwig and the Angry Inch, starring Neil Patrick Harris, earning her a Tony award nomination for Best Costume Design. Phillips has a long-standing relationship with Madonna, with collaborations including photos shoots, music videos and designing tour costumes for six would tours over the past two decades. She has been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Costume Design three times, for James Mangold's Walk the Line (2005), for Madonna’s directorial debut, W.E. (2011), and for Quentin Tarantino's Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (2019). Phillips has also received a two BAFTA Award nominations for Tom Ford’s A Single Man (2009) and Quentin Tarantino's Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.[citation needed]

Her film career also includes Tom Ford’s Nocturnal Animals (2016), Matthew Vaughn’s Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014) and Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017), James Mangold’s Girl, Interrupted (1999) and 3:10 to Yuma (2007), John Cameron Mitchell’s Hedwig And the Angry Inch (2001), Mark Romanek’s One Hour Photo (2002), and Milos Forman’s The People Vs.Larry Flynt (1996).

In between film and music projects, Phillips works as a freelance fashion editor and stylist, collaborating with photographers for publications such as Italian Vogue, V Magazine, Harper’s Bazaar, German & Spanish Vogue and W Magazine. She continuously challenges herself by taking on projects that explore new expressions of her creativity. In 2018, she made her New York City Metropolitan opera debut, designing Nico Muhly’s opera, Marnie.[citation needed]

Miuccia Prada selected Phillips for her Iconoclasts project; to curate installations for the brands flagship stores in London and Beijing which included a short fashion film for the brand, which Phillips wrote and directed, called Passages. Her friend Alessandro Michele Creative Director of GUCCI commissioned her to create content for a special issue of A Magazine he guest edited and to style a brand film directed by Gia Coppola. She has also collaborated on special projects with Van Cleef and Arpels, Cartier, Valentino and Swarovski. Phillips was an inaugural member of the TIMES UP coalition and was asked by Reese Witherspoon to design its logo.[citation needed]

Early life and careerEdit

Phillips was raised in northern California and began making fashion sketches as a child. She relocated to New York in the early 1980s where she began working as an assistant stylist. She was initially recognized for helping to style Lenny Kravitz for his debut album, Let Love Rule.[1]

Film creditsEdit

Year Title Director Notes
1990 Bail Jumper Christian Faber
1991 Pyrates Noah Stern
1993 The Last Supper Daryl Hannah Short film
1994 The Crow Alex Proyas
1995 Élisa Jean Becker
Tank Girl Rachel Talalay
1996 The People vs. Larry Flynt Miloš Forman
1997 Going All the Way Mark Pellington
Best Men Tamra Davis
1998 The Replacement Killers Antoine Fuqua
1999 The Mod Squad Scott Silver
Girl, Interrupted James Mangold
2001 Hedwig and the Angry Inch John Cameron Mitchell
2002 One Hour Photo Mark Romanek
Swept Away Guy Ritchie
2003 Identity James Mangold
2005 Walk the Line
2007 3:10 to Yuma
2009 A Single Man Tom Ford
2010 Knight and Day James Mangold
2011 W.E. Madonna
2015 Kingsman: The Secret Service Matthew Vaughn
2016 Nocturnal Animals Tom Ford
2017 Kingsman: The Golden Circle Matthew Vaughn
2019 Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Quentin Tarantino

Television creditsEdit

Year Title Notes
1993 Attack of the 50 Ft. Woman Television film
1996 Duke of Groove Television short film

Stage creditsEdit

  • Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Broadway Musical (2014)
  • Marnie, Opera (2017)
  • Head Over Heels, Broadway Musical (2018)

AccoladesEdit

Awards
Year Film Award / ceremony Category Result
1994 The Crow 21st Saturn Awards Best Costume Design Nominated
2001 Hedwig and the Angry Inch 3rd Costume Designers Guild Awards Excellence in Period or Fantasy Film Nominated
2005 Walk the Line 78th Academy Awards Best Costume Design Nominated
8th Costume Designers Guild Awards Excellence in Period Film Nominated
2007 3:10 to Yuma 10th Costume Designers Guild Awards Nominated
2009 A Single Man 63rd British Academy Film Awards Best Costume Design Nominated
2011 W.E. 84th Academy Awards Best Costume Design Nominated
14th Costume Designers Guild Awards Excellence in Period Film Won
2015 Kingsman: The Secret Service 18th Costume Designers Guild Awards Excellence in Contemporary Film Nominated
42nd Saturn Awards Best Costume Design Nominated
2016 Nocturnal Animals 19th Costume Designers Guild Awards Excellence in Contemporary Film Nominated
2017 Kingsman: The Golden Circle 20th Costume Designers Guild Awards Nominated
2019 Once Upon a Time in Hollywood 92nd Academy Awards Best Costume Design Nominated
73rd British Academy Film Awards Best Costume Design Nominated
25th Critics' Choice Awards Best Costume Design Nominated
22nd Costume Designers Guild Awards Excellence in Period Film Nominated
Hollywood Critics Association Award 2019 Best Costume Design Nominated

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Dodes, Rachel (December 10, 2011). "20 Odd Questions Costumer Arianne Phillips". Wall Street Journal. Retrieved February 22, 2015.

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