A-COLD-WALL* — Designer, Founder and Creative Director
CONCRETE OBJECTS — Designer, Founder and Creative Director
POLYTHENE OPTICS — Designer, Founder and Creative Director
Nike x A-COLD-WALL*
OAKLEY by Samuel Ross
Continuous study of fashion design, installation art, sculpture & living space
1st Class BA Hons in Graphic Design & Illustration — De Montford University
Three-years at DONDA/OFF-WHITE/ALASKA-ALASKA

Awards and Nominations

Forbes 30 Under 30 Europe – 2019
BFC GQ Fashion Fund Award – Winner, 2019
British Emerging Talent Menswear – Winner, 2018
LVMH Award Finalist – 2018
ANDAM Award Finalist – 2018
British Fashion Award Nominee for Emerging Talent Menswear – 2017

Collaborators

Kanye West
Virgil Abloh
Takashi Murakami
Hiroshi Fujiwara
Daniel Arsham
FUTURA
Adrian Joffe
Architectural Association School of Architecture

Current agencies and projects

A-COLD-WALL*
Concrete Objects
Nike x A-COLD-WALL*
Oakley by Samuel Ross

Previous agencies

OFF-WHITE c/o Virgil Abloh
Story Worldwide (London)
Imperial design GB Ltd

Qualifications and notable mentions
FSG Design Student Brief Award - De Montfort University Prize awarded by Erik Spiekermann
Graphic Design & Illustration, 1st Class BA Hons - De Montfort University
Grand Designs Future Living Live Launch - Birmingham NEC
NYFW - Print design for HOOD BY AIR
PFW - Print Design for HOOD BY AIR
PFW - OFF-WHITE c/o of Virgil Abloh Concept Showroom Launch
PFW - A.P.C KANYE 2014 Presentation
Benji B (BBC Radio 1) Presents Deviation Strings at Queen Elizabeth Theatre - Southbank, London A live 75 minute audio visual experience along side a full string orchestra that housed an audience of 500
Copenhagen International Fashion Fair Special guest of honour live art installation c/o Virgil Abloh & OFF-WHITE presented in Crystal HALL
Dover Street Market Ginza - OFF-WHITE c/o Virgil Abloh 'UNDER-WATER' exclusive capsule collection and in-store installation.
PFW - OFF-WHITE c/o Virgil Abloh "DON'T LOOK DOWN" AW15 Presentation
A-COLD-WALL* Lookbook Debut GQ.com http://www.gq.com/style/blogs/the-gq-eye/2015/01/exclusive-debut-a-cold-wall-fall-winter-2015.html
Selfridges 'Work it' Special Guest - Samuel Ross of A-COLD-WALL*
A-COLD-WALL* & Harvey Nichols present PUBLIC-FORM In-store Installation, Short Film & Capsule Collection
Copenhagen International Fashion Fair
A-COLD-WALL* AW15 Campaign Presented by MADE by MILK STUDIOS https://www.a-cold-wall.com/collection/aw15/
GSTAR RAW - Eyewear Campaign  
A-COLD-WALL* Spatial Awareness Installation Hosted by ANSH46
MASTERED: Streetwear Panel Discussion Hosted by The Mondrian
Showstudio - Milan Menswear AW16 Gucci Panel Discussion http://showstudio.com/collection/gucci_milan_menswear_a_w_2016/milan_menswear_a_w_2016_gucci/
Showstudio - Listed Contributor
A-COLD-WALL* 'HOUSEHOLD' SS16 Collection Debut https://www.a-cold-wall.com/collection/ss16/
DAZED - 'How the lines between streetwear and the runway are blurring' http://www.dazeddigital.com/fashion/article/29311/1/how-the-lines-between-streetwear-and-the-runway-are-blurring/
ZEITZ Museum of Contemporary Art Africa Physical art performance installation for 2016 Gala in collaboration with Petite Noir
Wonderland - Feature & Interview http://www.wonderlandmagazine.com/2016/02/new-threads-cold-wall/
CHAMP - Editorial Feature 'IN-CONTEXT' http://www.champ-magazine.com/feature/a-cold-wall-ss16-in-context/
DAZED - Interview & feature http://www.dazeddigital.com/fashion/article/30454/1/a-cold-wall-is-streetwear-inspired-by-working-class-britain/  
A-COLD-WALL* 'SUMMARY' collection launch & video presentation https://www.highsnobiety.com/2016/05/30/a-cold-wall-full-summary-collection/
VOGUE HOMME - Interview & feature http://en.vogue.fr/vogue-hommes/fashion/diaporama/5-questions-for-the-designer-behind-a-cold-wall/35315/
Business of Fashion - Interview & feature https://www.businessoffashion.com/articles/spotlight/a-cold-walls-class-clashing-workwear-samuel-ross/
UNITED ARROWS & SONS physical in-store installation, documentary launch & audio experience in collaboration with GR8 JAPAN http://hypebeast.com/jp/2016/6/a-cold-wall-japan-launch/
i-D Japan interview & feature https://i-d.vice.com/jp/article/wjn3wq/acw-samuel-ross-interview/
SENSE Japan Interview and Feature
VOGUE RUNWAY SS17 Collection Debut and Interview http://www.vogue.com/13464183/a-cold-wall-samuel-ross-ciff/
CIFF A-COLD-WALL* Special Guest Installation http://www.highsnobiety.com/2016/08/12/a-cold-wall-ciff/
North Modern 2016 - A-COLD-WALL*/Samuel Ross Furniture Debut
NikeLab x Stone Island - Limited Edition Packaging Design by Samuel Ross http://hypebeast.com/2016/9/samuel-ross-nikelab-x-stone-island-l/
NikeLab x Kim Jones - Limited Edition Packaging Design by Samuel Ross http://hypebeast.com/2016/10/samuel-ross-nikelab-kim-jones-packaging
Barneys New York 'The Window' A-COLD-WALL* Window http://thewindow.barneys.com/a-cold-wall/
Samuel Ross HYPEBEAST100 2016 https://hypebeast.com/hb100/2016/samuel-ross
LFW - British Fashion Council FW17 Runway Debut http://www.vogue.com/article/nike-air-force-one-a-cold-wall/
A-COLD-WALL* Men’s Ready-to-wear Fall 2017 WWD feature https://wwd.com/runway/mens-fall-collections-2017/london/a-cold-wall/review/
NikeLab x A-COLD-WALL* AIR FORCE ONE HIGH http://www.vogue.com/article/nike-air-force-one-a-cold-wall/
Concrete Objects Launch https://hypebeast.com/2017/1/samuel-ross-jobe-burns-concrete-objects
SSENSE Interview "NO TIME ZONE" https://www.ssense.com/en-us/editorial/fashion/no-time-zone-a-cold-wall/
A-COLD-WALL* Harvey Nichols Retail Installation https://hypebeast.com/2017/3/a-cold-wall-moodboard-exhibition-harvey-nichols-knightsbridge/
A-COLD-WALL* 'RESET' Collection Release https://hypebeast.com/2017/4/a-cold-wall-reset-collection-2017-spring-summer/
British Fashion Council Announces New Gen Recipient https://hypebeast.com/2017/4/bfc-2017-2018-newgen-recipients
A-COLD-WALL* 'ACADEMIA CORRECTION WORKSHOP' Pop-Up London https://wwd.com/menswear-news/mens-designer-luxury/british-label-a-cold-wall-open-london-pop-up-10883543/
A-COLD-WALL* LFW SS18 'The State Commute Partnership Firm' Runway https://hypebeast.com/2017/6/a-cold-wall-2018-spring-summer-backstage-video/
LEVI'S x A-COLD-WALL* Repurposed Garments http://wwd.com/runway/mens-spring-collections-2018/london/a-cold-wall/review/
A-COLD-WALL* Concept Pop-Up - Charlotte Street News, London https://hypebeast.com/2017/7/a-cold-wall-london-concept-pop-up-event/
A-COLD-WALL* Installation Experience - H.Lorenzo Los Angeles https://www.highsnobiety.com/2017/08/04/cold-wall-h-lorenzo-installation/
A-COLD-WALL* Concept Installation - CLOT/JUICE Hong Kong https://clot.com/blogs/discover/a-cold-wall-hk-concept-installation/
READYMADE x A-COLD-WALL* Collaboration Look Book Unveil in WWD https://wwd.com/fashion-news/fashion-scoops/a-cold-wall-collaborates-readymade-unveils-lookbook-samuel-ross-10983272/
A-COLD-WALL* Bespoke Collaboration with Takashi Murakami https://hypebeast.com/2017/9/takashi-murakami-custom-a-cold-wall/
Samuel Ross TTTISM Interview https://hypebeast.com/2017/10/samuel-ross-tattoo-culture/
NikeLab x A-COLD-WALL* AIR FORCE ONE HIGH Official Release https://news.nike.com/news/nike-af1-a-cold-wall/
Samuel Ross HYPEBEAST100 2017 https://hypebeast.com/hb100/2017/interview/samuelross/
Fragment Design x A-COLD-WALL* 2017 Capsule Collection https://hbx.com/journal/2017/12/fragment-design-a-cold-wall-2017-capsule-collection/
Samuel Ross interview at thedrop @ Barneys New York https://www.highsnobiety.com/p/samuel-ross-thedrop-barneys-interview/
A-COLD-WALL* x SSENSE Capsule Collection https://hypebeast.com/2017/12/a-cold-wall-ssense-all-black-collection/
LFW - A-COLD-WALL* AW18 'NATIONAL GALLERY' https://wwd.com/runway/mens-fall-collections-2018/london/a-cold-wall/review/
OAKLEY BY SAMUEL ROSS Collection 1 https://hypebeast.com/2018/1/samuel-ross-a-cold-wall-oakley-interview/
A-COLD-WALL* Interview - i-D https://i-d.vice.com/en_uk/article/59wkez/meet-the-team-behind-a-cold-wall/
OAKLEY BY SAMUEL ROSS Installation at CIFF Interview http://showstudio.com/project/ciff_x_stavros_karelis/oakley_by_samuel_ross/
LVMH Semi-Final Shortlist for 2018 Young Designers Prize Announcement https://www.vogue.com/article/lvmh-prize-2018-finalists-announcement
A-COLD-WALL* SS18 Campaign https://hypebeast.com/2018/3/a-cold-wall-spring-summer-2018-campaign/
A-COLD-WALL* AW18 Talk with ShowStudio http://showstudio.com/collection/a_cold_wall_london_menswear_a_w_18/samuel_ross_on_a_cold_wall_a_w_18_voicemail/
A-COLD-WALL* Womenswear Launch https://i-d.vice.com/en_uk/article/evqbdn/an-exclusive-first-look-at-a-cold-walls-womenswear-line/
British Vogue Interview https://www.vogue.co.uk/article/a-cold-wall
A-COLD-WALL* Installation - H.Lorenzo Los Angeles https://hypebeast.com/2018/4/a-cold-wall-h-lorenzo-installation-book-signing-phase-one/
Concrete Objects Collection 2 https://hypebeast.com/2018/4/samuel-ross-jobe-burns-concrete-objects-second-collection/
Slam Jam Socialism Interview https://www.slamjamsocialism.com/editorial/samuel-ross-a-cold-wall/
POLYTHENE OPTICS* x PLACES+FACES London Pop-Up https://hypebeast.com/2018/5/polythene-optics-places-faces-pop-up-shop-london/
ANDAM Price Finalist Announcement https://www.vogue.com/article/andam-2018-finalists-announcement
AnOther Man - Interview and Feature http://www.anothermanmag.com/style-grooming/10374/how-to-make-a-million-pound-brand-with-a-cold-wall-s-samuel-ross/
OAKLEY BY SAMUEL ROSS Collection 2 https://www.highsnobiety.com/p/oakley-samuel-ross-ss19-teaser/
The Guardian - Samuel Ross Interview https://www.theguardian.com/fashion/2018/jun/13/a-cold-walls-samuel-ross-streetwear-class-race-architecture-virgil-abloh-kanye-west-a-cold-wall/
Vogue Interview https://www.vogue.co.uk/gallery/a-cold-wall-phase-one-archive-book/
POLYTHENE OPTICS* Capsule Collection SS18 https://hypebeast.com/2018/7/polythene-optics-spring-summer-2018
A-COLD-WALL* Dover Street Market Singapore 1-Year Anniversary Installation https://www.highsnobiety.com/p/dover-street-market-singapore-one-year-anniversary/
Business of Hype with Jeff Staple https://hypebeast.com/2018/7/samuel-ross-a-cold-wall-interview-business-of-hype-jeffstaple-episode-14/
Concrete Objects x Suicoke https://concreteobjects.com/object/concrete-objects-x-suicoke-lead-resin-sandal/
A-COLD-WALL* x Nike - Feature https://www.vogue.co.uk/article/samuel-ross-launches-a-new-collaboration-with-nike
A-COLD-WALL* x Nike - Interview https://hypebeast.com/2018/11/samuel-ross-nike-zoom-vomero-5-interview-document-journal
Evening Standard - Feature https://www.standard.co.uk/insider/style/the-fashion-awards-2018-menswear-designer-samuel-ross-a4012746.html
Vogue - Samuel Ross Interview https://www.vogue.co.uk/article/samuel-ross-a-cold-wall-interview
The Fashion Awards - British Emerging Talent Menswear Winner http://www.fashionawards.com/2018-Winners#RL
Drapers - 30 Under 30 https://www.drapersonline.com/people/samuel-ross-founder-and-creative-director-a-cold-wall/7033488.article?blocktitle=Drapers-30-Under-30-2019&contentID=20582
CNN Style - Interview and Feature https://edition.cnn.com/style/article/samuel-ross-a-cold-wall/index.html
GQ - Samuel Ross Interview https://www.gq-magazine.co.uk/article/samuel-ross-a-cold-wall-2019
BFC & GQ Designer Menswear Fund https://www.voguebusiness.com/fashion/bfc-gq-designer-menswear-fund-samuel-ross-a-cold-wall-winner-2019
A-COLD-WALL* x Diesel Collaboration https://www.businessoffashion.com/articles/news-bites/diesel-and-a-cold-wall-to-collaborate-on-denim-capsule-collection
Discussion with Virgil Abloh for GQ https://www.gq-magazine.co.uk/article/samuel-ross-a-cold-wall-virgil-abloh