Michael Schmidt

Michael Schmidt is a clothing and jewellery designer working primarily in the entertainment industry. Based in Los Angeles, his clients include Beyoncé, Madonna, Cher, Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, Lady Gaga, Rihanna and many others. In 2013 Michael received international attention for his creation of the world’s first fully articulated 3D printed gown, designed and executed for burlesque icon Dita Von Teese. Michael created 12 sculptural headpieces to accompany the recent Alexander McQueen exhibition at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA). He conceived an additional 44 pieces to accompany the NGV’s exhibition.