David Andersen, born in 1978, graduated from the Glasgow School of Art in 2003. In 2004, he was awarded “Best Costume Designer” and received the award “Wedding Gown of the Year” from the Royal Court Theatre in Denmark.
He develops designs for ready-to-wear clothes, shoes, perfume, underwear and home wear and emerged as a fashion designer working as chief designer at Dreams by Isabell Kristensen as well as designing couture for artists and dance competitions under his own name. He debuted his collection “David Andersen” in 2007 and apart from Europe, it also conquered markets in Japan and the US. In 2010 and 2011, the Danish Fashion Award nominated him in the category “Design Talent of the Year”, and in 2010 as well as 2012, David Andersen received a grant from the National Art Foundation.
He regularly shows his sustainable designs, which are worn by members of the Royal Family, politicians and celebrities, at couture exhibitions around the world. Furthermore, he is a guest lecturer at TEKO, Scandinavia’s largest design and management college.