Monday, July 30, 2012

VISUAL TALES|VT7|COMING SOON!


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Image: John Tan Model: Kyle Schwander|Red Citizen

Sunday, July 29, 2012

VISUAL TALES|VT7|COMING SOON!

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Image: John Tan Model: Kyle Schwander|Red Citizen

THE LOOK|HUMBERT CLOTET







Clothing: Blazer, turtleneck and trouser, all by Billy Reid, underwear by Calvin Klein Underwear
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IN CONVERSATION: HUMBERT CLOTET
Name|Humbert Clotet
Age|19
Hometown|Barcelona, Spain

How did you get discovered?
A friend of mine brought me to the agency in Barcelona
What were you doing prior to modeling?
Studying at the college
People would be surprised to know that I...
I would prefer to live in NY than in my own city of Barcelona! Sorry...
What's your latest obsession?
Finishing up university
Your most prize possession?
My family and girlfriend
Growing up, who did you look up to as your hero?
Batman
When is the last time you said "I Love You" to someone?
My girlfriend, Francesca...everyday!
Three adjectives that best describes you:
Patient, positive and friendly
Describe your personal style
Relax and just be myself
Your favorite place you have travel to
Where I am living at the moment
Your favorite film and scene from the film:
Sherlock Holmes—Scene: The woods scene
Your favorite sport
Sport: Soccer
Team: Barcelona
Player: Deco
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?
Barcelona, Spain—Panta de Sau—is a reservoir located on the Ter river
Your favorite song?
Stop, Stop by The Black Keys
What is your wish for 2012?
Be lucky and happy with me and the others

MODEL AGENTS|AGENCY:
Lindsey Le Garrec|Jason Kanner|Soul Artist Management
IMAGES|CONCEPT|CASTING|John Tan
MODEL|Humbert Clotet|Soul Artist Management
Special thanks to Lindsey Le Garrec and Jason Kanner at Soul Artist Mgmt.; Natalie Conor and Megan Maguire at Maguire Steel PR; Humbert for coming back to shoot with JTC after a last minute change of date and time...

CLOTHING:
Billy Reid-www.billyreid.com
Calvin Klein-www.calvinklein.com

HUMBERT CLOTET'S SELF PORTRAIT

Monday, July 23, 2012

GYM CLASS HERO|GABRIEL CAIRO



Clothing: Varsity jacket by Antonio Azzuolo; hoodie by Abercrombie & Fitch
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IN CONVERSATION: GABRIEL CAIRO

Name|Gabriel Malis Cairo
Age|18
Hometown|Long Beach, California

How did you get discovered?
I was discovered while working as a banquet server for a wedding at a hotel in Palm Springs, California
What were you doing prior to modeling?
Prior to modeling I was working (banquet server) for about a year to get some experience under my belt and money in my wallet while waiting for my California State Residency to kick in so I could go to college
People would be surprised to know that I...
have a BMW. That might surprise some people. Bought used with my own money though, not given by my parents!
What's your latest obsession?
Vampire Chronicles by Anne Rice—Been reading them!
Your most prize possession?
My phone...I would be mortified to lose it, especially in a new city!
Growing up, who did you look up to as your hero?
My oldest brother—he always seem so strong and independent and confident to me. I want to be just like him, I still do!
When is the last time you said "I Love You" to someone?
I say I Love You to someone everyday. I've said it already today, as I 've been checking in with my brother and sister daily since I've been in New York City
Three adjectives that best describes you:
Personable, Funny and Geeky
Describe your personal style
Very laid back—I don't think of myself as pretentious, and I like to mostly wear comfortable clothes, mainly jeans and t-shirts
Your favorite place you have travel to
Might sound cheesy, wherever my family is...so right now, Coachella Valley, California, as far as visiting, New York City!
Your favorite film and scene from the film:
V for Vendetta—Scene: When Evey Hammond is rescued by the character V
Your favorite sport
Sport: Cross country long distance running
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?
Long Beach, California—Going on a walk or run through the Naples area. It's a series of canals that are actually quite beautiful
Your favorite song?
Save Me by Gotye
What is your wish for 2012?
To enjoy NY and have the world not to end!

MODEL AGENTS|AGENCY:
Elana Katz|Karen Long|Root Mgmt.
IMAGES|CONCEPT|CASTING|John Tan
MODEL|Gabriel Cairo|Root Mgmt.
Special thanks to Dean Cleary Patterson at D1 (UK); Matt Kays at Bradbury Lewis PR and Gabriel for his enthusiasm and positive energy doing this shoot with JTC!

CLOTHING:
Antonio Azzuolo-www.antonioazzuolo.com

Sunday, July 22, 2012

FOR THE HISTORY BOOKS|JAKE SHORTALL




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Clothing: All suits, tie and vest, all by Topman; shirt by Billy Reid Heirloom; turtleneck by General Idea
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IN CONVERSATION: JAKE SHORTALL
Name|Jake Dylan Shortall
Age|18
Hometown|Liverpool, England

How did you get discovered?
I was in town in Liverpool with my mates and a man asked me am I a model? I said no. He rang me the next morning to see if I would be interested...the rest is history!
What were you doing prior to modeling?
I am a Thai boxer and I also go to university
People would be surprised to know that I...
The first time I ever wore jeans was my first day working as a model...I am accustomed to wearing only urban sweatpants!
What's your latest obsession?
BLT—Bacon, Lettuce and Turkey, they don't have this back in Liverpool!
Your most prize possession?
My Grandpa's war medallion
Growing up, who did you look up to as your hero?
People like Frank Sinatra, Che Guevara, Johnny Depp—People who can remained humble and not take things too seriously, even though they have been blessed with fame and talent
When is the last time you said "I Love You" to someone?
My mum, of course! (haha)
Three adjectives that best describes you:
Humble, Loyal and Real
Describe your personal style
I don't give a fuck!
Your favorite place you have travel to
New York City! It is amazing to be here!
Your favorite film and scene from the film:
The Godfather, Part 1—Scene: When Vito Corleone moves to NYC!
Your favorite sport
Sport: Soccer
Team: Everton
Player: Tim Cahill
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?
Liverpool, England—I will take you to Nando's—Butterfly chicken with peri peri sauce is the best!
Your favorite song?
Out Of This World by ASAP Rocky
What is your wish for 2012?
Good health! Cheers!

MODEL AGENTS|AGENCY:
Patrick Egbon-Marshall|AMCK Models (UK)
Alejandro Smoker|Major Models (NY)
IMAGES|CONCEPT|CASTING|John Tan
MODEL|Jake Shortall|AMCK (UK)|Major (NY)
Special thanks to Patrick Egbon-Marshall at AMCK (UK) and Alejandro Smoker at Major (NY); Marisa Lee|Michael Zakrzeewski at Topman and Natalie Corner|Megan Maguire at Maguire Steele PR; Jake for keeping it real and being such a great sport spending an entire afternoon with JTC!

CLOTHING:
Topman-www.topman.com
Billy Reid-www.billyreid.com
General Idea-www.generalidea.eu

JAKE SHORTALL'S SELF PORTRAIT