After studying fashion design at Pratt Institute, he launched a pop art inspired t-shirt line in 2003 from his studio apartment in Washington Heights , New York. Armed with a dream + an industrial sewing machine, Brian produced one of a kind hand painted & bleached styles late at night while working full time design jobs during the day. Over time, through pop up shops, art installations & press features , the line developed into BWOOD. Today, BWOOD is an internationally sold rebellious clothing brand whose innovative designs play on popular culture, injected with a whimsical sense of humor, creating thought provoking designs that are instant conversation + novelty pieces.
BWOOD continuously prides itself on its ’cult like’ following. Brian also produces street wear label PANTY RAIDERS. An aesthetic that fuses meticulous detailing, tech fabrications and street fashion - design t o inspire.His collections are conceptually driven. His designs are popular for their urban influence, limited edition runs + collaborations with iconic brands such as Crown Royal, Red Bull + Alpha Industries. Stay Tuned for What's Next !