|Education||Central Saint Martins|
|Headquarters||London, United Kingdom|
David Komakhidze (Georgian: დავით კომახიძე) known as David Koma (stylized as DΛVID KOMΛ) is a Georgian fashion designer based in London, UK. He graduated in 2009 with a distinction in MA Fashion from Central Saint Martins after studying and completing his BA in Fashion Womenswear in 2007.
David was born in Tbilisi, Georgia. David Koma lives in London with his Russian wife Alexandra (Sasha) who manages the David Koma Brand. His wife is also a designer. They have no children at this time. Koma has younger brother and sister. His parents live in Saint Petersburg, Russia.
Career and Achievements
Improving from the exhibition, he will show on-schedule at London Fashion Week. His graduate collection of sculptural, body-conscious dresses embellished with metal tubes and multicoloured chains won the Harrods Design Award. Koma was the Vauxhall Fashion Scout’s Merit Award winner 2009.
In December 2013, House of Thierry Mugler announced that David Koma is a new artistic director. He will be replacing Nicola Formichetti, who left the company April this year to work for the Italian brand Diesel.
Celebrities wearing Koma
Elizabeth Banks, Gwyneth Paltrow, Olivia Wilde, Amy Adams, Karolína Kurková, Miranda Kerr, Eva Longoria, Christa B. Allen, Andrea Riseborough, Khloé Kardashian, Anna Dello Russo, Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, Caroline Winberg, Natalia Vodianova, Jennifer Lopez, Naomi Campbell, Katie Melua, Beyonce, Lady Gaga, Rihanna, Megan Fox, Alicia Keys, Cheryl Cole, Kylie Minogue, Miley Cyrus, Maria Sharapova, Taylor Swift, Selena Gomez, Jennifer Lawrence and Anna Paquin wear his clothes.
- Lako Bukia, Georgian fashion designer based in London
- Tata Naka, Georgian dress label based in London
- Socha, Miles (12 December 2013). "Thierry Mugler Names David Koma Artistic Director". WWD. Retrieved 13 December 2013.
- (Russian) Давид Кома: Я не читаю книг. Уже давно. SV27
- (Russian) Дизайнер Леди Гаги: «Не продам вещь, если она вам не идет» Сегодня.ua
- David Koma at London Fashion Week 2013 Idol Eyes
- Alexander, Hilary (8:07PM GMT 21 February 2009). "David Koma, MA Graduate of Central Saint Martins receives award". Telegraph.co.uk. Retrieved 2009-09-13.
- Bumpus, Jessica (3 August 2009). "Talent Scout Winner". Vogue UK. Retrieved 2009-09-13.
- David Koma for Mugler ELLE magazine
- David Koma nommé directeur artistique de Mugler Vogue.fr
- Elizabeth Banks promotes the Lego Daily Mail
- Looks of the day Telegraph.co.uk
- Olivia Wilde w sukience David Koma i szpilkach Jimmy Choo Zeberka.pl
- Red carpet: Yipes, stripes! Amy Adams, Marion Cotillard Los Angeles Times
- That dress is out of this world! Leggy Karolina Kurkova dazzles in space age red frock at Design Miami art event Daily Mail
- A model display! Miranda Kerr shows off her super slender figure in baby blue top and patterned pencil skirt at Jaguar event Daily Mail
- Eva Longoria: où shopper son look en moins cher? Public.FR
- LONDON show ROOMS LA: Christa B. Allen In David Koma FashionistabarbieUK
- Riseborough in Koma in LAX Red Carpet Fashion Awards
- Khloe in David Koma Fashion Bomb Daily
- Anna Dello Russo in Koma Modus Publicity
- WTA and BFC pre-Wimbledon party in pictures Fashion.Telegraph.co.uk
- (Swedish) Caroline Winberg i en vacker blåsvart klänning från David Koma och sandaletter från Nicholas Kirkwood Starlounge.se
- Natalia Vodianova loves David Koma Vogue
- Jennifer Lopez's Sexy, Skin-Baring Looks US Magazine
- Naomi Campbell in David Koma Classic Hits
- Katie Melua Wears Sheer David Koma Dress For Sports Personality Of The Year Awards 2012 MyDaily
- Beyoncé And Koma Vogue
- David Koma on being worn by Lady Gaga Elle UK
- Runway To ‘Oasis of the Seas’ Performance – Rihanna In David Koma Red Carpet Fashion Awards
- David Koma on his new collection Telegraph
- Splurge: Alicia Keys’s Wetten dass..? David Koma Spring 2013 Dress and Giuseppe Zanotti Asymmetric Cap Toe Pumps The Fashion Bomb
- Cheryl Cole's favourite designer David Koma goes back to the future with a stunning Barbarella inspired collection Daily Mail
- Celebrity Style: Kylie Minogue in David Koma PopSugar
- Miley Cyrus Stuns at People's Choice Awards in Fashion-Forward Dress Eonline
- Maria Sharapova’s love affair with David Koma Tennis Grandstand
- Taylor Swift in David Koma Fashion Wrap Up
- Selena Gomez in Koma Fashion Court
- Jennifer Lawrence in David Koma Harper's Bazaar
- Anna Paquin in David Koma Tomandlorenzo