Pennsylvania-born Stephen Galloway is a versatile artist who made himself a reputation as a model and a singer, but also as a dancer, a choreographer and a costume designer. He began his dancing career in 1985 at Ballett Frankfurt under the direction of William Forsythe, and was engaged there up to 2004 as first soloist.
From 1990 onwards at Ballett Frankfurt he was also active as a costume designer, and his costumes for William Forsythe’s Eidos:Telos won him the Bessie Award. Besides this he also designed costumes for the Mariinsky Ballett in St. Petersburg, American Ballet Theatre New York, The La Scala Theatre Ballet in Milan, Ballet de l‘Opéra de Paris and the Théâtre du Capitole Toulouse. From 1993 to 1997 Stephen Galloway was Art Director for the Japanese fashion designer Issey Miyake, and for more than 15 years he has been artistic advisor for the Rolling Stones. A close collaboration connects him also to the Dutch fashion photography duo Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin, who are his partners in motion consultancy for magazines such as Vogue and W Magazine, but also advertising campaigns for Gucci, Calvin Klein or Yves Saint Laurent. He has choreographed fashion shows for Versace, Yves Saint Laurent and Costume National.