Graduated in Medicine. In design, self-taught,he developed his career hands-on and by creating the Osklen brand, which is areference for all his graphic iconography and his stylistic elements of fashion, architecture and decoration.
Oskar Metsavaht has been recognized as one of the forerunners of the sustainability movement, leading to market the idea of "New Luxury". His work has been cited in a thorough study done by the Word Wild Foundation (WWF-UK) and they have named him a "Future Creator”. Oskar was invited by Vogue America to attend the event ‘Runway to Green’, a charity fashion show to promote sustainability among brands in the luxury segment. He was pronounced by Fast Company Magazine, as the ‘fourth most innovative person in Brazil and one of the 100 most creative people in the business world’. He also worked on projects for the Andy Warhol Foundation of Art, created a watch series for H. Stern and a special edition of Absolut Vodka, inspired by the city of Rio de Janeiro.
Oskar Metsavaht is a Goodwill Ambassador of UNESCO, a member of the Board Inhotim, the largest nonprofit open air museum in the world of contemporary art, and a member of The Greenpeace Board. Metsavaht shows his collections at New York Fashion Week and Sao Paulo Fashion Week.
OSKLEN finds itself between the dynamism of the metropolis and the exuberance of Brazilian nature, giving life to a style based on the harmonization of contrasts.
Oskar Metsavaht is the Creative Director of the brand. He created Osklen using all his personal references of graphic iconography and his stylistic elements of fashion, architecture and decoration.
OSKLEN was appointed as one of the ten most influential and inspiring brands in the world by WGSN and identified as a “FutureMaker”, by the WWF-UK.
OSKLEN presents its collections at São Paulo FashionWeek, the biggest fashion event in Latin America, and at New York Fashion Week. Nowadays there are 55 OSKLEN stores in Brazil, in addition to international flagship stores in Tokyo, New York, Miami, BuenosAires, Mykonos and Punta Del Este. Osklen also exports to several important multibrands stores around the world.