Danna Takako is an international creative director, curator, writer and consultant.
Born and raised in Chicago, Takako headed up creative marketing/press at the legendary Fabric in London from 2004-2010. Being part of a golden era for London’s underground, she worked on 600+ events and over 70 albums in that time, and witnessed the rise of many cultural movements and icons. She’s since lived in NYC and her current home Los Angeles, working closely with a wide array of artists and brands. She’s also collaborated on creative projects, videos and events/tours across Europe, China, Mexico, Dominican Republic, Dubai and many U.S. cities.
Additionally, Takako works as a co-director in Fre3fall, a US-based art collective. Developing immersive environments and 360-degree visual design for brands, music festivals and concerts, Fre3fall believes in the power of creating unexpected, impactful experiences.
Takako has also contributed to international publications such as Dazed & Confused, i-D, Boys Don't Cry, Interview Magazine, The Fader, BLEND /, INDIE Magazine, Monki, .Cent, TWELV, Resident Advisor, DJ Times, DJ Magazine and FACT.
Takako enjoys exploring ways to connect different cultures and generations, through visuals, storytelling, conceptual events and experiential art. She encourages clients to see the bigger picture and to think beyond the box.
Past projects and clients include:
2 Chainz | Aerosyn Lex | Amon Tobin | Arima Ederra | Beck's | Big Sean | Bonobo | Brainfeeder | Budweiser | Carl Craig | Chanel | Christine Sun Kim | Chuck Inglish | Claudia Leitte | Cut Copy | Dev Hynes | Deviation (Benji B) | Diplo | Espolón Tequila | Fabric | Fatima | Frank Ocean | Future | Gravité Creative | Hailee Steinfeld | Harmony Korine | Hennessy | Jeremy Scott | Jimmy Jam | Juan Atkins | Kanye West | Karl Lagerfeld | Kathy Grayson | Kissey | LCD Soundsystem | Martyn/3024 | Method Man | M.I.A. | Miguel | Milosh (Rhye) | Minimal Wave | Minus | Moses Sumney | Mumford & Sons | Nicole Scherzinger | Nike | Ninja Tune | Protein | Q-Tip | Raekwon | RCA | Reebok | Reed+Radar | Ron Finley | Shaprece | Sofia Coppola | Snoop Dogg | Steve Aoki | Swizz Beatz | Susan Linss | Tan Wei Wei | Tamar Braxton | Tayla Parx | TH Entertainment (China) | Tinashe | The Uprising Creative | Urban Outfitters | Usher | Victoria Monet | Z.Tao