Darren Romanelli close-up in his studio

Darren Romanelli

A bonafide multi-hyphenate who finds inspiration everywhere.

“The idea of fortune telling is one that I take seriously. I’m blessed to have the vision, but it takes a lot of work to maintain it.”

Darren Romanelli is renowned in diverse and far-reaching circles for his multi-disciplinary creative output. Alongside spearheading his clothing brand DRxRomanelli and innovative marketing agency Street Virus, he is known in the art world for reinventing vintage garments. Through what he calls ‘cosmetic surgeries,’ he intuitively cuts items found in thrift stores to create playful patchwork furnit...

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Darren Romanelli (he/him) is a California native born in 1976, currently living and working in Los Angeles.


He has collaborated with an eclectic cohort of brands and celebrities including Nike, Adidas, Disney, Kendrick Lamar and Black Sabbath.

Did you know?

Romanelli counts Alake Shilling as a close friend, and was an early champion of her psychedelic, emotion-baring paintings and sculptures.

Collaborations with Darren Romanelli

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