Read Greg Lauren Biography from the beginning to being one of the most up-and-coming American fashion designer.
Greg Lauren – full name Greg Lauren Dana Smith – was born January 6th 1970 in New York. His root were instantly linked to fashion world, being him the nephew of fashion designer Ralph Lauren. His future will be rich of achievement and acknowledgment that will lead him to be painter, actor and finally fashion designer.
Greg Lauren biography indeed highlights a lot of talents about him. Greg studied in the field of art at Princeton University and graduated in 1991 with a BA in Art History.
He married in 2003 with Elizabeth Berkley who gave birth to his solo son, Sky Cole Lauren, in 2012.
Greg career started with cinema and he appeared in a lot of movies, included Boogie Nights.
Nevertheless he never dismissed painting and he becomes shortly a successful artist. He was used to make nudes portrait that celebrities loves. His first solo exhibition was ‘Flow’ in 2000 in Santa Monica. From this point on he has almost an exhibition for every year. The most famous is ‘Alteration’, held at 28 Wooster in New York City. Exhibit has been repeated in 2010 in Los Angeles to eventually land in Europe, at Colette Gallery in Paris.
But Greg’s wide creativity never had a stop. In 2011 he launched his own fashion brand, a ready-to-wear label for both men and women. It was so natural for him to say yes when Ruffini asked him for a fashion capsule collection. Moncler has always been an experiential brand and Greg, thanks to his roots and his natural linkage to fashion design, was able to reinterpret the brand DNA in a very unusual way.