Alexandre Vassiliev

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Birthday
8, 1958
Birthplace
Russia
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
8, 1958 (age 60)
Birthplace
Russia

About

Russian television host and collector who is known for his knowledge in fashion history and art history. He is recognized for his appearances on the Modnyy Prigovor television show and has also published several books on the subjects including Beauty in Exile in 2000 and Children's Fashion of the Russian Empire in 2014. 

Before Fame

He fell in love with museums and collecting at the age of five after visiting his first museum. He then attended the Moscow Art Theater School in 1980 and later earned his master's from Ecole du Louvre. After publishing his first book in 2000, he made his television debut in 2010. 

Trivia

He is also known for having taught the history of costume design at the largest Parisian fashion school ESMOD. 

Family Life

His father was a well known scenic artist and painter and his mother was an actress, providing early inspiration for his career within the arts. 

Associated With

He shared a photo with singer Alla Pugacheva and comedian Maxim Galkinv at the La Pierre Blanche castle to his Instagram in February of 2018.