The punk art collective fusing political activism and streetwear in Russia
From strict drug laws to LGBTQ+ rights, Kultrab highlights the country's most pressing issues. Their latest project is a cyborg-inspired photo series, and a call to action on climate change.
Watch ODOR's horny, Chatroulette-inspired fashion film
The Russian brand present their AW20 collection using the infamous online platform and models in varying states of dress (and undress).
Moscow artist Kate NV makes fantasy music for the future
Kate Shilonosova’s new album 'Room for the Moon' features spellbinding pop that eerily predicted our new reality.
The designer-artist duo challenging our perception of the fashion display
In their Moscow exhibition, Passer-By, Atelier E.B unpack how mannequins and shop windows shape the way we understand fashion today.
Bogdan Shirokov captures a softer side of Moscow's youth
The Russian photographer's portraits challenge Russian male stereotypes and celebrate their more emotional side.
The Russian artist designing masks to reflect her moods
From her home in Moscow, Anastasia Pilepchuk makes facial ornaments with big Frida Kahlo-meets-Björk energy.
behind the scenes of roma uvarov's extravagant runway wedding
The 22-year-old designer reimagined Soviet chandeliers and vintage carpets in his standout show at MBFW Russia.
linus leonardsson's debut collection is inspired by forest raves
The Swedish designer tells i-D about his influences and the significance of showing his vibrant, gender-fluid collection at MBFW Russia.
photographing moscow’s latex fetish scene
After connecting on Instagram, Eugene Shishkin shot Moscow’s prolific latex dominatrixes, Mistress Tabu and Latex Angela, and their subs.
are you an emerging designer wanting to show your collection? moscow fashion week could help
The Russian Fashion Council are offering 10 designers free participation on their schedule this season.
the moscow fashion graduates to watch out for
"In a post-Soviet context, the complexities of the socio-political and economic context form the agency, drive, and ambition to reimagine the future of Russian fashion design."
the moscow designer making lace blouses for liberated men
'For me, the real man is a person with an absolute inner freedom, with open sexuality and non-stereotypical thinking," Russia's Nikita Kalmykov tells i-D of his young brand ODOR.