Chris Sutton is a photographer and fashion consultant based in the UK.
For the last decade Sutton has been entrenched in the fashion and entertainment industry,creating pioneering projects in collaboration with directors, stylists and artists. As Creative director and designer for cult fashion label Void of Course Sutton’s collaborators include Nicola Formichetti, Nick Knight, Steven Meisel, Steven Klein and Patti Wilson. His close work with other musicians, including Lady Gaga, Nicki Minaj, Beyonce and Scissor Sisters, have put Sutton on the map as one of the most exciting creative collaborators in Europe today.
Between 2012 and 2014, Sutton worked with Marilyn Manson as the artist's fashion director, devising treatments and working with fashion houses on custom pieces for the musician's international tours, videos and promotional material. For Manson's Twins of Evil world tour, Sutton provided fashion direction.
Sutton has worked as creative assistant for Nick Knight and Lady Amanda Harlech. Working across editorial to campaign, Stills to moving image and archive. In 2015 Lady Harlech hired Sutton to consult on Karl Lagerfeld's first retrospective exhibition of his career spanning 50 years. With participation and collaboration with Fendi, Chloe, Karl Lagerfeld and Chanel couture. This exhibition opened in Bonn at the BUNDESKUNSTHALLE.
Chris now works full time on image making and fashion consulting, having worked with brands and publications including Dior, Chanel, Fendi, W Magazine, V Magazine, Interscope Records and Shaun Leane. He is currently based in the U.K.