Pyer Moss was founded in 2012 by young designer Kerby Jean-Raymond who has contributed his talents to the fashion industry's top brands such as Marchesa and Theory. Born in New York City , Kerby Jean-Raymond is an American fashion designer and founder of the menswear label Pyer Moss. During his studies Kerby worked as an apprentice under designer Kay Unger. Shortly he was promoted to designer of subsidiary Kay Unger Brands and Marche. Jean-Raymond first came into the spotlight for his presentation of Pyer Moss' Spring 2016 Menswear Collection during New York Fashion Week.
Pyer Moss was founded in 2013 by Kerby Jean-Raymond. Jean-Raymond describes the brand as an “art project” or “a timely social experiment” at times. Pyer Moss aims to use its voice and platform to challenge social narratives and evoke dialogue. Pyer Moss continues to redefine itself every season with collections and runways that combine storytelling, activism, debate, theatre and social commentary; all while using collaboration with artists and brands as a medium to further the dialogue around seasonal themes. The Pyer Moss collections are produced in New York City, Italy and Portugal. Pyer Moss is sold limitedly and in no particular schedule at exclusive high-end boutiques worldwide. In 2018, Pyer Moss launched its highly anticipated collection with Reebok named “Reebok by Pyer Moss” as part of their newly announced partnership with the footwear giant.