tokyo: gosha rubchinskiy

© comme des garçons - the gosha rubchinskiy showcase at dsm ginza

still relatively unknown outside his native russia, gosha rubchinskiy is an artistic prodigy of all trades. as a self-taught artist who's well-rooted in russian subculture, rubchinskiy has quite successfully dabbled in the fields of photography, film and fashion. and while doing so he caught the critical eye of one of the planet's most innovative creative forces: comme des garçons' rei kawakubo. she has taken rubchinskiy under her wing and the young russian's newest collection has been produced by comme des garçons. after a similar presentation in london, a special showcase of gosha rubchinskiy's collection has arrived at the dover street market flagship in tokyo where avid shoppers will undoubtedly snap up all items in stock [on through sep 20]. location: 6-9-5 ginza, 6th floor [ginza].

© comme des garçons - design by gosha rubchinskiy