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    Jean Paul Gaultier

    Hearing the names of his collections tells you all you need to know about Jean Paul Gaultier’s unbridled creativity: ‘Parisian Gypsies’, ‘Sleepy Hollow’, ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’, ‘Boarding School’, ‘Joan of Arc’–and so it goes on. Somehow, in between creating men’s and women’s collections and his couture line, JPG fitted in an acclaimed stint as Hermès’s designer, from 2004-2011 – and designed the costumes for films including Peter Greenaway’s ‘The Cook, The Thief, His Wife and Her Lover’, and Luc Besson’s ‘Fifth Element’. (Oh, and to make a seriously watchable series called ‘Eurotrash’ which was the highlight of many a Friday evening…)