Esther Nash is an American born fashion designer, fashion & art columnist, TV personality, model, actress, entrepreneur, artist, curator and gallerist.
Originally from New York City, a child prodigy, Esther's earliest TV appearance was on PBS's Sesame Street. Esther trained to be a child model at Barbizon Model agency.
As a pre-teen and teenager, via art scholarships, Esther attended art classes at Cooper Union, the national art students league, the Metropolitan Museum of art and the Brooklyn museum of Art.
By age 18, Esther was featured in New York Magazine for opening and operating three clothing boutiques while a fashion design student at the fashion institute of technology.
2007-2013, Ikon model management represented Esther in their celebrity division. During that time Esther's designs appeared on episodes of sex and city as well as the movie and sequel. Esther presented her designs during Scottsdale Arizona fashion week in a show sponsored by the founders. Lady GAGa was photographed wearing Esther's rockstar headbands.
2008, Esther's fashion illustrations and model shots were showcased at a 300 person catered reception at the Eli Klein Fine Art Gallery, Soho NYC and later that year at the Ramses Serrano Gallery in Chelsea, NYC sponsored by Eli Klein and Ikon Model Management.
In the same year, Esther presented "medusa in chocolate" designs on the runway, sponsored by the French Culinary Institute.
2010-2015, Esther writes a fashion and art column for DigIn Magazine and NewYorkbest models covering Art Basel Miami, Art SouthHampton, New York and Miami fashion week.
In 2011, Esther's designs were featured on multiple episodes of the real housewives of New York on Bravo TV which covered Esther's second runway show at Brooklyn Fashion week.
In 2012 Esther opened the townhouse Art Gallery, a not for profit corporation, located in a townhouse near the Barclay Center. The gallery is muraled inside and out with art contributed by the emerging artists who showcased their work at the gallery.
In 2012 The townhouse art gallery participated in raising funds for Hurricane Sandy Victims
In 2013, On behalf of townhouse art gallery, Esther curated and presented her art and fashion designs at the Museum of Modern Art.
Up close & personal with Esther Nash