How A Passion Became A Brand: The R. Culturi Story

Anthony Brovchenko and Aneta Vayradyan

  It all started as an experiment.   My wife, Aneta, and I spent several years living and working in Europe, which gave us the opportunity to travel and explore fascinating destinations all around the world.   In every city,… Continue Reading

The Artists Behind the Accessories: Digital Impressions with Joe Paczkowski

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  When you trade government bonds for a living, you tend to get acquainted with a country on a level beyond its economy. You try to understand its people, their culture, their history, and their language. This is the kind… Continue Reading

Your Style Is Your Story: Indira Mersiyanova, Prolific Artist And Painter

Indira Mersiyanova Night Gazelle 1

  Indira Mersiyanova is a young painter from Moscow. With a professional education in art and design, Indira’s work straddles the boundary between classical and contemporary, often leaning one way or the other based on her mood and personal circumstances. In fact,… Continue Reading

The Artists Behind the Accessories: Into the Wild with Bylgja Lind Pétursdóttir

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  Because of my past career and background in finance, I read a lot about the financial crisis that almost wiped out Iceland’s entire economy. Not long after the collapse, though, the country was back on the path to recovery… Continue Reading

The Artists Behind the Accessories: Being Human in Lviv with Serhiy Fedynyak

Serhiy Fedynyak

  I’ve always wanted to go to Lviv.   I’ve read a lot about the city’s history – good, bad, and often controversial. Nevertheless, Lviv is, without a doubt, the arts and culture capital of modern-day Ukraine. It’s a place… Continue Reading

The Artists Behind the Accessories: Three Cities with Anna Simkin

Anna Simkin

  Although I’ve never visited Israel, I’ve always been fascinated by the history of its people, perhaps because I have Jewish ancestry myself. The fact that a country founded on not much more than a common ethno-religious identity almost 70… Continue Reading

Before It’s a Scarf or Pocket Square, It’s Just a Rough Draft

Wave of Modernity scarf in progress

  The truth is, in the beginning, I had a very faint idea of what I was doing. I reached out to a bunch of artists whose work I admired to see if they would be willing to work with… Continue Reading

What is R. Culturi?

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  R. Culturi is not only an accessories brand but also a mission to discover and share art and culture from around the world. Culture both unites people and pushes them apart. Culture nurtures individuality but can also hold one back… Continue Reading