After graduating from Nagoya Fashion College in 2001, Atsushi Nakashima entered the New Lead Factory. He won the 20th Onward Fashion Grand Prix, and moved to Paris in 2004, scouted by Jean Paul Gaultier to work as his assistant. Since 2009, he has been in charge of a new diffusion line until he returned to Japan in 2011.
March 2012. Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week TOKYO. Debut collection ATSUSHI NAKASHIMA 2012 AUTUMN WINTER at Tokyo midtown hall.
October 2012. Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week TOKYO. ATSUSHI NAKASHIMA 2013 SPRING SUMMER COLLECTION at Shibuya Hikarie.
Won the 3rd DHL designer Award.