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Riccardo Tisci

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Date of Birth: 1974 , August-1
Birth Nation: Italy
Height: 6 Feet
Name Riccardo Tisci
Nick Name Riccardo
Mother Elmerinda Tisci
Nationality Italian
Birth Place/City Taranto, Italy
Religion Christian
Ethnicity Italian
Profession Fashion Designer
Net Worth Under Review
Famous for Mademoiselle C
Married No
Education Design Istituto d Arte Applicata, Central Saint Martin

Quick Timeline of Riccardo Tisci

1974 Born in Taranto, Italy
1999 Graduated from Central Saint Martins Academy
2001 Joined Ruffo Research
2005 Joined Givenchy
2008 Designed costume for Madonna
2013 Designed costume for Rihanna
2014 Joined Nike
2010 Worked for Lea T

Detail Timeline of Riccardo Tisci

August 1 , 1974

Born in Taranto, Italy

Ricardo Tisci was from the middle class family born in Taranto, Italy to Elmerinda Tisci. He is Italian and is 184 cm tall. He is of white ethnicity. He received his formal education from Central Saint Martin’s Academy.


Graduated from Central Saint Martins Academy

When Ricardo Tisci was child, he joined Design Istituto d’Arte Applicata in Cantu. He received most of his school education from there and then he joined Central Saint Martin’s Academy when he was seventeen years old. He completed his education from there in 1999. 


Joined Ruffo Research

Soon after receiving his degree in Arts and Design in 1999, Ricardo Tisci decided to begin his professional career. During his early days, he worked for Puma and Coccapani. Then he joined Ruffo Research and began his fashion career.


Joined Givenchy

After his contract ran out from Ruffo Research, he went of India and spent some of his time there. There he began his interest to form his own fashion collection and then in 2005/2006, he released his first Riccardo Tisci Collection. His fashion collection impressed several fashion companies and after few days he was offered a position of creative director in Givenchy. He joined them in 2005.


Designed costume for Madonna

Till now Ricardo Tisci has designed several fashion costumes for various renowned celebrities under Givenchy. Some of his popular designs were worn by famous actress and singer, Madonna. She won his design when she was in the Sticky & Sweet Tour.


Designed costume for Rihanna

After being the creative director in Givenchy, Ricardo Tisci designed several costumes and several of his costumes gained worldwide fame as well. In 2013, he also designed costumes for great singer, Rihanna for her Diamond World Tour.


Joined Nike

Besides designing several body wears for Givenchy, Ricardo Tisci has also put his hand to design several shoes. In 2014, he became associated with the Nike and then played his important role to design Air Force 1 shoes.


Worked for Lea T

After Ricardo Tisci gained his name in the fashion world for designing several outfits for renowned singer and actresses, in 2010 he was appointed as a personal assistant by the Brazilian transsexual model, Lea T. He worked with her for about a year. 


Fashion designer, Riccardo Tisci is the renowned name in the Italian fashion industry. He rose to prominence after he was given the name of Creative Director for Givenchy in 2005. Riccardo is best known for his work on a documentary named Mademoiselle C and for his men wears and accessories designs.

Riccardo Tisci's early life

Riccardo Tisci was born on the 1st of August 1974 to the middle-class family to Elmerinda Tisci, mother, in Taranto, Italy. Riccardo holds Italian Nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.

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Riccardo first enrolled to Design Istituto d Arte Applicata where he learned tons of information about designing. Riccardo Tisci then joined the Central Saint Martins and received a degree in Arts and Design.

Riccardo Tisci's career

Likewise, during his early days, Riccardo Tisci also worked for multinational company Puma and Coccapani.   

Giving continuity towards his professional career, Riccardo then joined Ruffo Research and began his fashion career. In the same way, he also released his first Riccardo Tisci Collection.

His fashion collection impressed several fashion companies through which Riccardo Tisci was offered a position of creative director in Givenchy, fashion and perfume house, whose products have been worn by people like Kim Kardashian, Cate Blanchett, Beyonce, and many others.

Recently Riccardo Tisci is associated with world famous shoe brand, Nike, who have endorsed players like Wayne Rooney, Neymar Jr, etc.

Likewise, Riccardo Tisci has collaborated along with the choreographers of the orchestral ballet, Bolero and worked with several television personalities.  

Riccardo Tisci's personal life     

Riccardo is one of the prominent figures of the current time. He seems to be enjoying his single life. As of now, he has not revealed anything about his personal matters.

He might have had affairs during his past time but it has been hidden somewhere in close walls. Similarly, it was rumors spread out of his sexuality that Riccardo Tisci was gay. However, the facts are still unknown to his fans. 

Riccardo Tisci's net worth

As a designer, Riccardo Tisci earns a massive amount of salary through his professions and as of 2017, his actual salary and net worth are under review but it has been estimated that his current net worth is not less than a million dollars.