Friday, March 30, 2012

THAT FACE|ALLEN TAYLOR


Clothing: T-shirt by Zanerobe; shirt by Trovata;
short sleeve shirt by Bespoken
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IN CONVERSATION: ALLEN TAYLOR
Name|Allen Taylor

Age|19

Hometown|Surrey, South London


How did you get discovered?

I was discovered while shopping in Topshop


What were you doing prior to modeling?

I am a rapper but I model full time now


People would be surprised to know that I...

never cheated on a girlfriend before!


Three adjectives that best describes you:

Fun, humble, loving


What's your latest obsession?

Chicken and gym


Your most prize possession?

My collection of hats and Air Jordans!


Growing up, who did you look up to as your hero?

Spiderman


When is the last time you said "I Love You" to someone?

Last night to my mum!


Describe your personal style

Just me. I think it's different to most other models. It's very London!


Your favorite place you have travel to

New York City!


Your favorite films

There's way too many amazing films to choose from, if I have to choose, it probably would be Gladiator, City Of God or Menace To Society


Your favorite sport or sports figure

Only sport I am really into is the gym and training

Hannibal For King Ghetto Workout is my inspiration. I do urban gymnastic workouts. Check him out on youtube!


If there's a destination or item you would recommend us to check out or visit about your native country/city or town, what would you recommend?

Surrey, South London—Nando's! or classic British Fish & Chips!


Your favorite song?

I love music too much to have a favorite but UK Rap & Grime I listen to most and Dancehall music!


Greatest moment in modeling:

Vogue Homme Japan shoot with photographer Terry Richardson & stylist Nicola Formachetti. The shoot I enjoyed the most was for Arena Homme Plus with photographer Jamie Morgan. I love to work with him again, it was amazing fun!


What is your wish for 2012?

That I will be driving by the end of this year!


MODEL AGENT|AGENCY: Dounia Benjelloul|Select (UK)

IMAGES|Minh Ngo

(IN CONVERSATION) IMAGE|CONCEPT|CASTING|John Tan

MODEL|Allen Taylor|Select (UK)

Special thanks to photographer Minh Ngo for the additional shots; Dounia Benjelloul and the men's board at Select (UK); Amanda Greenfield at Williamson PR; Whitney Saffel & Natalie Conor at Maguire & Steele PR; Lauren Hubbard at Factory PR; Allen for finally meeting up with JTC, the second time is the charmer!

Thursday, March 29, 2012

ROCK OF AGES|DALLAS ALBERTI





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Clothing: Blazer by Dior Homme; shirt by INC; tie by Ben Sherman; cardigan by Adam Kimmel; netted sweater by Cheap Monday; camouflage tank sweater by Comme des Garcons Shirt; netted tank t-shirt by Richard Chai
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IN CONVERSATION: DALLAS ALBERTI

Name|Dallas Alberti

Age|18

Hometown|Manhattan, New York City


How did you get discovered?

I was discovered by my agent at Red Citizen, Dave Fothergill, at the famous Astor Place's Barber shop while I was getting my hair dyed!


What were you doing prior to modeling?

I was, still am, studying psychology in college


People would be surprised to know that I...

can eat non stop! I am always hungry!


What's your latest obsession?

Soup dumplings


Your most prize possession?

My wooden Jaguar mask collection from Mexico


Growing up, who did you look up to as your hero?

My dad is the man and I will always look up to him!


Three adjectives that best describes you:

Contemplative, cheerful and laid back


When is the last time you said "I Love You" to someone?

A couple of months ago to an old friend!



Describe your personal style

Whatever it is lying next to my bed!


Your favorite place you have travel to

Arizona!


Your favorite films

The Illusionist—Scene: The end scene when it all makes sense. I cannot tell too much more without spoiling for those who haven't seen it!


Your favorite sport or sports figure

Sport: Baseball

Team: Arizona Diamondbacks

I don't really follow sports but I have been to two Diamondbacks games and they were really fun!


If there's a destination or item you would recommend us to check out or visit about your native country/city or town, what would you recommend?

Manhattan, New York City—Waterfall/streams in Central Park


Your favorite song?

White Room by Cream


What is your wish for 2012?

I am wishing for the world to not end!


MODEL AGENT|AGENCY: Dave Fothergill|Red Citizen

IMAGES|CONCEPT|CASTING|John Tan

MODEL|Dallas Alberti|Red Citizen

Special thanks to Dave Fothergill and the men's board at Red Citizen; Paul Leggieri at The News PR; Lauren Hubbard at Factory PR; Whitney Saffel and Natalie Conor at Maguire Steele PR; Daphne Seybold at Comme des Garcons; Amanda McMillan at PR Consulting; Dallas for the amazing hair color and spending an entire afternoon with JTC!


CLOTHING:

Dior Homme-www.diorhomme.com

INC-http://www1.macys.com/shop/mens/featured-brands/inc-international-concepts?id=31776&edge=hybrid

Cheap Monday-www.cheapmonday.com

Adam Kimmel-www.adamkimmel.com

Richard Chai-www.richardchai.com

Ben Sherman-www.bensherman.com

Comme des Garcons-www.comme-des-garcons.com



Monday, March 26, 2012

IN B&W|LOAMMI GOETGHEBEUR





Clothing: Sheer tank t-shirt by Richard Chai; baseball t-shirt by Timo Weiland; suit and shirt by Alfani; tie by Bar III
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IN CONVERSATION: LOAMMI GOETGHEBEUR
Name|Loammi Denis Goetghebeur

Age|21

Hometown|Antwerp, Belgium


How did you get discovered?

I was discovered on facebook by my scout


What were you doing prior to modeling?

I was going to school and working in a company that requires me to sort out medical files over the summer


People would be surprised to know that I...

love cooking and I am obsessed with cheddar cheese!


What's your latest obsession?

Ray Charles


Your most prize possession?

A picture of my mom who passed away when I was a child


Growing up, who did you look up to as your hero?

My dad, we turned out to be quite similar!


When is the last time you said "I Love You" to someone?

To my lovely M. on the phone :)



Three adjectives that best describes you:

Soft spoken, artistic and loyal


Describe your personal style

Relaxed look—blue jeans, boots, regular and denim t-shirts


Your favorite place you have travel to

Seoul, Korea


Your favorite films

Gran Torino—Scene: Where the old man sacrifice himself


Your favorite sport or sports figure

Sport: Tennis

Players: Roger Federer & Xavier Malisse


If there's a destination or item you would recommend us to check out or visit about your native country/city or town, what would you recommend?

Antwerp, Belgium—Try our Belgian fries, chocolate and brown mustard, it is the best!


Your favorite song?

Everytime We Say Goodbye by Ray Charles


Greatest moment in modeling:

Shooting a editorial with photographer Steven Klein


What is your wish for 2012?

A quiet, calm happy life


MODEL AGENT|AGENCY: Christophe Sanchez-Vahle|Alisa Post|New York Models

IMAGES|CONCEPT|CASTING|John Tan

MODEL|Loammi Goetghebeur|New York Models

Special thanks to Christophe Sanchez-Vahle, Alisa Post and the men's board at New York Models; Whitney Saffel and Natalie Conor at Maguire Steele PR; Lauren Hubbard at Factory PR; Loammi for bringing out the dancer in him!


CLOTHING:

Alfani-www1.macys.com/shop/mens/featured-brands/alfani?id=29415

Richard Chai-www.richardchai-ny.com

Timo Weiland-www.timoweiland.com