Dries Van Noten celebrates 100th fashion
South China Morning PostDries Van Noten celebrates 100th fashion show at Paris Fashion WeekSouth China Morning PostBelgian designer Dries Van Noten invited 54 models who had worked with him since 1993 to take to the stage during Paris Fashion Week to celebrate his 100th fashion show. Think Alek Wek, Kirsten Owen, Nadja Auermann and Michele Hicks. Dries Van ...
Posted on 29 March 2017 | 1:22 am
Fashion's Most Powerful Models Signed This
New York MagazineFashion's Most Powerful Models Signed This Photography BookNew York Magazine“I asked her because I knew she'd done a speech around the time of her Oscar win, where she talked about how seeing the face of Alek Wek in magazines as a teenager really helped her accept her type of blackness, which really wasn't represented at the ...
Posted on 26 March 2017 | 5:01 pm
Adut Akech: The striking schoolgirl claiming
dailytelegraph.com.auAdut Akech: The striking schoolgirl claiming her identity ...dailytelegraph.com.auADUT Akechs rise as a model is no fable about being plucked from obscurity after she was discovered in an unlikely setting. The Adelaide schoolgirl, who is ...and more »
Posted on 25 March 2017 | 2:04 am
Paris fashion week AW17: the 10 key shows
The GuardianParis fashion week AW17: the 10 key shows – in picturesThe GuardianTo mark his 100th collection, Van Noten invited models who have walked his shows over the past 24 years, including Alek Wek, Nadja Auermann, Emma Balfour (flown in from Australia) and Amber Valletta, to reunite on the catwalk. Remixed prints from his ...
Posted on 8 March 2017 | 4:38 am
Nicki Minaj's Scandalous Top and More of the
Vanity FairNicki Minaj's Scandalous Top and More of the Best Paris Fashion Week MomentsVanity FairThis last week has been a doozy. I flew to L.A. from Milan for the “little Oscar party” that Vanity Fair had (perhaps you heard about it), and then I hopped on a plane back to Europe—Paris, specifically—to continue my Fashion Month extravaganza. Are ...Why Stars Like Nicki Minaj & Kanye West Love Designer Haider AckermannBillboardLil' Kim Sets the Record Straight on Remy Ma & Nicki Minaj Beef As She Readies Fifth Studio AlbumBillboardall 188 news articles »
Posted on 6 March 2017 | 11:09 am
Why Olivia Wilde & 'Vogue' Editors Love
Prabal Gurung, Vogue editor Selby Drummond, Marchesa CEO Edward Chapman, and supermodel Alek Wek are all habitués. Olivia Wilde and Barbara Burchfield (Conscious Commerce) booked out the place for a party, which led one of the partners behind Cafe Clover ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 11:41 pm
UK’s Top Modeling Agencies Under
Alek Wek, Jourdan Dunn, Anne V, Sara Sampaio, Bar Refaeli, Malaika Firth and Sasha Luss are just a handful of names represented by each agency.
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 11:01 am
Your End-of-Summer Hair Savior: The Chic
Whether it’s a Pharrell-esque iteration worn by Georgia Hilmer and Emily Ratajkowski or a simple, woven fedora seen on Alek Wek, make this shade-giving accessory your go-to as you slowly transition into beanie season.
Posted on 16 August 2015 | 10:20 pm
Modeling for Change with Alek Wek
While modeling may be a career for some, Alek Wek says it is in fact an art form. And she’s using her platform as one of the world’s most iconic supermodels to help empower African women and refugees. Before becoming one of the first African ...
Posted on 1 August 2015 | 9:29 am
Nicole Ari Parker, Alek Wek, Boris Kodjoe
The 2015 FACE List Awards Dinner, held as part of the Pan-African Weekend, brought together more than 300 of some of the most-influential actors, agents, and visionaries in current pan-African affairs for a spectacular celebration of achievements and ...
Posted on 26 July 2015 | 6:00 pm