Han Chong is the designer and founder of Self-Portrait, one of the fastest growing contemporary fashion labels since its launch in September 2013.
Graduating from the Womenswear BA Course at Central Saint Martin's, the Malaysian born and raised designer has resided in London for the past 10 years. Han has always been extremely passionate about art, having studied it back in Malaysia. He believes that art and fashion have a symbiotic relationship, a notion which is evident in his designs.
In addition to his success within the fashion world, Han has also contributed to the art world. His visual art has been shown at events such as the Venice Biennale and the Munich art festival “A Space Called Public.”
Celebrities such as Michelle Obama, Beyonce, HRH Meghan Markle The Duchess of Sussex, HRH Catherine Middleton The Duchess of Cambridge, Marion Cotillard, Carey Mulligan, Kerry Washington, Jennifer Lopez, Kristen Stewart, Reese Witherspoon, Kendall Jenner, Gigi Hadid, Miranda Kerr, and bloggers Chiara Ferragni, Aimee Song, and Camila Coelho have all worn his designs on various occasions.
Self-Portrait is currently sold with leading retailers such as Selfridges, Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus, Lane Crawford, and Net-A-Porter.
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