Biography

Stuart Mckenzie is a poet, musician and fashion illustrator. His poetry draws on (amongst other things) and reflects on his time spent as a studio assistant for Vivienne Westwood where he would work on fashion shows shown bi-annually in London and Paris and also his time spent as a commercial illustrator; most notably working for US Cosmo as in house Beauty illustrator for four years.He is one half of band / duo Wild Daughter.Their first single was released on their own Sig’il Records in 2016. Live shows have included  collaborations with Zhang Ding at the ICA, performing for Vivienne Westwood in Los Angeles and Giles Deacon A/W 14 show at Londons Truman Brewery. His first poetry pamphlet was published by Laudanum Publishing as part of Laudanum Chapbook anthology series Vol 1 in 2016 after being featured poet in Magma Poetry ‘The Conversation Issue’ in 2015.He regularly performs his poetry and has been published in a wide range of poetry journals.