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Hot Russian Girlfriend Dasha Zhukova named "Woman of the Year" by Russian GQ

7. October 2009 by Gregg 0 Comments

Dasha Zhukova, girlfriend to Russian Billionaire Alexander Zhukov and former girlfriend of Russian Tennis player Marat Safin was recently named GQ Magazine's Woman of the Year in fashion. The Moscow socialite and fashion designer, currently pregnant with her first child, was born in the former Soviet Union but grew up in Texas and California.

 

Curating many local Moscow event, she has stated her intention many times in turning Moscow into a cultural hub that is as central to the art world as New York and London. She opened the art gallery "The Garage Centre for Contemporary Culture" in 2008 and has hosted for 2008's Serpentine Gallery party - one of the art world's most high-profile social events. Dasha Zhukova's various fashion brands include the LA Couture line Kova and T, well known for its hipster aesthetic.

 

Dasha Zhukova was made Woman of the Year by GQ Magazine for her presence in the cultural world of contemporary Moscow. She was recently named new editor of Pop magazine, a high-profile British Fashion magazine.