Art Conn is a freelance fashion stylist in Los Angeles, CA. He has styled seven seasons of the hit Fox TV series American Idol, and continues to work with many of its past contestants, including Adam Lambert, and winners Jordin Sparks and David Cook.
The Emmy-nominated shows Top Chef, Shark Tank and X Factor USA are just a few of Art’s TV styling credits. He has helped style world tours and videos for some of music’s top artists, including Madonna, Pink, Maroon 5, George Michael, and Lenny Kravitz.
While styling Tyra Banks for her talk show, Art also appeared as a guest, styling on camera makeovers. He has since appeared as a fashion and style expert on such programs as the Today show, MTV News, Good Day NY, the Ricki Lake Show, and Home & Family. He was seen onscreen alongside client Carnie Wilson on her hit GSN reality show Unstapled. He was also a weekly fashion critic for Life & Style Magazine and red carpet commentator for Celebuzz.com.
Art was the national spokesperson for TJ Maxx and Marshalls’ Back to School campaign, and fashion retailer Torrid honored him with their 2009 House of Dreams Dream Maker Award, recognizing his work in plus-sized fashion.
A career highlight was dressing actor Forest Whitaker for the 2007 Academy Awards, where he won Best Actor for his performance in The Last King of Scotland.
Art is currently styling actress and model Rebecca Romijn for her television, press, and red carpet appearances, and as the host of GSN’s hit show Skin Wars.
Carnie Wilson presents Art with an award at the Torrid House of Dreams Fashion Show
Torrid – Valentine’s Day 2010
Torrid – 2010 House of Dreams Winner
Torrid – Behind the Scenes on EXTRA
Art Conn on KTLA
Art Conn on KTLA
Art Conn on Good Morning America