Hogan McLaughlin is an American fashion designer, artist, dancer and musician. McLaughlin grew up outside of Chicago, where he spent his childhood drawing and training in ballet. He joined Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, where he toured and performed works by renowned choreographers including Ohad Naharin, Johan Inger, and Daniel Ezralow. In 2010, he moved to New York City and garnered acclaim in fashion after meeting and collaborating with Daphne Guinness, who became a champion for his work. He later went on to produce a number of pieces for Lady Gaga, sparking interest and recognition within the fashion community. He released his first full collection in 2011, and has since been profiled by the New York Times, Women's Wear Daily and Vogue, among others.