As Four are a fashion design team based in New York, living and working together in one studio. In a bid for informality and a playful group dynamic they are known only by their first names Adi, Ange, Kai and Gabi, or As Four. Adi, Ange respectively of Israeli and Russian origin, Gabi originally of Palestinian descend and recently departed KAI, have been collaborating since the late nineties. broadening the boundaries of fashion, art and entertainment.
Coming from different areas of fashion, including styling, photography and design, they have put their skills together to design and produce every aspect of their collections from design and production to advertising. Known for such statements as second skin body suits, balloon calf trousers and fish scale tops, as well as their 'Sex and the City' hit the disc bag. They have experimented with unconventional ways of showing their collections, such as their first, which was shown in miniature on mechanical dolls. Unconventional ways of exhibiting their collections — seen as pretentious by some, genius by others — have also garnered the group attention.
As Four won the Ecco Domani Fashion Foundation Grant in 2002. In 2005, As Four went to three with the departure of Kai, but ThreeAsFour still continues unconventional ways of exhibiting their collections — seen as pretentious by some, genius by others.
The team has launched As FOURDENIM on sep 9th 2005 at ThreeAsFour pirate store in lower manhattan and “ThreeAsFour parfum for Colette”, sponsored by Symrise on oct 20th in Paris.
In 2005, As Four went to three with the departure of Kai, but ThreeAsFour still continues unconventional ways of exhibiting their collections — seen as pretentious by some, genius by others.
The designers, primarily known for their multimedia fashion shows and curvilinear design interpretation have established and defined an individual style unique to their environment. Their vision of beauty, sophistication and extravagance brings an original approach to the market of fashion, defining new standards of quality and craft with a fresh perspective on construction, innovation and texture. THREEAsFOUR is presently collaborating with Kate Spade on a collection of clothing as accessories under “as fourkatespade”, combining evolutionary ideas with their own vision of the classic American dream.