Bread & Butter, which announced its comeback in January 2015, has now named a new creative director, Haman Alimardani, aka Hamansutra. Alimardani works as a designer under his own Hamansutra label and has worked for clients like Kenzo, Mey, Nike, Porsche and Microsoft.
Alimardani was born in Tehran and grew up in New York and Munich. He completed a degree in fashion design in 2004 at the Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design in London. With work experience in illustration and costume design, he bridges the line between art and fashion.
He has recently been a guest speaker at institutions including Parsons and Miami Ad School, and he currently teaches at the AMD Academy Fashion Design in Munich.