Zac Posen Bio

(Fashion Designer)

Relationship Statistics of Zac Posen

What is Zac Posen marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce): In Relation
Is Zac Posen having any relationship affair ?: Yes
Is Zac Posen gay ?: Yes

More about the relationship

Zac Posen is in a relationship with Christopher Niquet. He is a non-fiction author.

In the year 2008, he released the book Models Matter after spotting supermodel Peggy Moffit at a restaurant.

Like his partner Zac, he also has an interest in style and fashion. Likewise, he has been in business with his partner Zac Posen.

He lives in the SoHo neighborhood of Lower Manhattan with Christopher and their three dogs.

Who is Zac Posen?

Zac Posen is an American fashion designer. Zac is the winner of the Council of Fashion Designers of America’s 2004 Swarovski’s Perry Ellis Award for Womenswear.

He is best known for his glamorous evening gowns and cocktail dresses.

At present, he shut down his eponymous label.

Zac Posen: Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Siblings

Zachary E. Posen was born on 24th October 1980 in New York, U.S. He is the son of father Stephen Posen and mother Susan (nee Orzack).

His father is an artist and his mother is a corporate lawyer. He has a sister named Alexandra Posen.

When he was young, he would steal yarmulkes from his grandparents’ synagogue to make ball dresses for his dolls. His interest in fashion design started early.

Education

He attended a private school Saint Ann’s School in Brooklyn. In his sophomore year, he interned with the fashion designer Nicole Miller.

When he was 16-years old, he enrolled in the pre-college program at Parsons The New School for Design in Greenwich Village neighborhood of Lower Manhattan.

In the year 1999, he graduated from Saint Ann’s. He was mentored by curator Richard Martin at The Costume Institute of The Metropolitan Museum of Arts.

He was accepted into the womenswear degree program at London’s Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design at the University of the Arts London in London when he was eighteen.

Zac Posen: Professional Life, Career

In the year 2000, Zac Posen got an opportunity to kick start his career. He made his future publicist and event producer Ed Filipowski of KCD through Ingrid Sischy. He offered to represent Zac for free.

Likewise, he returned to New York in 2001 and set an atelier in his parents’ living room. During the time of October, he was chosen to present a capsule collection as part of GenArt’s Fresh Faces in Fashion New York 2001.

His first runway show was in 2001, after which he was courted by fashion titans Yves Carcelle, president of LVMH Fashion Group; Sidney Toledano CEO, and director of Christian Dior S.A.; and Domenico De Sole, president, and CEO of Gucci Group NV.

His design has been loved by Natalie PortmanRihannaAmanda SeyfriedKate WinsletClaire DanesCameron DiazJennifer LopezMischa BartonBeyoncé Knowles, and other celebrities.

His designs in Award Functions

Glenn Close wore his gown on the red carpet at the 2012 Academy Awards. Reese Witherspoon and Naomi Watts wore his gown at the 2013 Golden Globe Awards.

Uma Thurman wore his creation at the 2013 Met Ball, Sofia Vergara at the 2014 Golden Globes and Rita Ora at the 2014 AMA Awards.

Cookbook

In October 2017, he published a 288-page cookbook. His cookbook has 100 recipes inspiring as his designs.

Awards and Achievements

  • As a teen. he won a Scholastic Art and Writing Award.
  • He won the Council of Fashion Designers of America’s 2004 Swarovski’s Perry Ellis Award for Womenswear

Zac Posen: Net Worth, Salary

Zac has an estimated net worth of $30 million US. The earning of a fashion designer in America is around $35k – $106k US.

Why did Zac Posen shut down his Fashion Label?

Zac made a surprising and immediate decision of shutting down his fashion label. The reason was that they ran out of time.

The sale was in process and they tried everything possible to find a solution.  But the clock ran out.

He showed his spring collection in September but it will not be shipped anymore.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Zac Posen has black hair and brown eyes. Likewise, he is 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs around 71 kg.

Social Media

Zac has around 347k followers on Twitter, 207k on Facebook, and 1.9m on his Instagram account.

 

You may also read Marc JacobsKidada Jones, and Randy Fenoli.

Suggest Bio Update