Gosha Rubchinskiy is a Russian fashion designer, filmmaker, and photographer who started his eponymous line in 2008. Gosha Rubchinskiy’s aesthetics takes influence and inspiration from the fall of the Iron Curtain, Russian street, and youth culture. His experiences enable him to portray his collections with Russian iconography.Streetwear as we know it was birthed in America; in its 30-year history, brands from the States have mastered the art of urban gear and taken it global. While brands have emerged worldwide, streetwear remains a predominantly American sport, with international labels failing to find the same success as their peers from the States. Recent seasons, however, have seen Moscow designer and photographer Gosha Rubchinskiy strike gold with his distinctly Russian take on urban and skatewear. The Muscovite’s gear is regularly spotted in street style galleries the world over, and his collections are stocked in prestigious accounts from Dover Street Market to Tres Bien.