Kerby Jean Raymond

Culture

Black Fashion Designers Weave Identity and Diversity into Their Pieces

For these designers, representation in fashion isn’t a trend, but rather a best practice.
Patricia Yacob
11.30.18
Fashion

The Black Love Behind Pyer Moss

Meron Menghistab's backstage photos of Kerby Jean-Raymond's latest NYFW show highlight the joyful community of black creatives that has formed around the designer.
VICE Staff
9.14.18
Fashion

Stop Calling Everything Made by Black Designers 'Streetwear'

When designers put artisanal fabrics and expert tailoring down a runway, they should not get looped in with brands that focus on graphic T-shirts and hoodies.
Mikelle Street
2.2.17
Stuff

This Playwright Brings the Pain and Power of the Black Experience to the Stage

We caught up with first-time playwright Cyrus Aaron about his stellar debut, 'Someday,' which explores what it's like to live under the shadow of racism in America.
Wilbert L. Cooper
11.15.16
Fashion

Behind-the-Scenes of Pyer Moss's Daring Fashion Show About American Greed

The show was a condemnation of economic exploitation and an expression of designer Kerby Jean-Raymond's own struggles. To get an idea of how it all came together, we spoke to the creative team Raymond tapped to work on the show.
Mikelle Street
9.19.16
Photo

​Fashion Label Pyer Moss Brings Black Lives Matter Back to the Runway

Designer Kerby Jean-Raymond brought issues beyond the runway to his New York Fashion Week show.
Jonathan Gardenhire
2.17.16
daily vice

We Check Out a Valentine's Day Kissing Booth in Times Square on Today's 'Daily VICE'

Then we venture to an abandoned trolley terminal to get a glimpse of New York City's first underground garden and i-D talks to Erykah Badu about her upcoming fashion show.
VICE Staff
2.12.16
Fashion

How Police Shootings and Personal Loss Have Inspired the Fashion of Pyer Moss

Designer Kerby Jean-Raymond has channeled his personal struggles into his art, creating fashion that honors the legacy of his late mother and highlights the systemic oppression of African-American people in the US.
Antwaun Sargent
2.1.16
Fashion

How One Designer Took On Police Brutality at Fashion Week

Pyer Moss’ blood-splattered SS16 collection puts police brutality front and center at New York Fashion Week.
Antwaun Sargent
9.16.15