Thursday, February 27, 2014

FINGERS CROSSED|BASTIAN THIERY



DISCOVERY|MARK MANTON































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IN CONVERSATION|MARK MANTON

Name|Mark Dale Manton
Age|19
Hometown|Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada

How did you get discovered?
In a club called "F Stop" in Toronto, a few weeks ago
What were you doing prior to modeling?
Student at Okanagan College in Kelowna studying business
People would be surprised to know that I...
am a alpine ski racer
What's your latest obsession?
I am obsessed with classic rock—Led Zeppelin, The Rolling Stones and AC/DC...
Your most prize possession?
My Olympic torch that I carried in the 2010 torch relay!
Growing up, who did you look up to as your hero?
Thomas Grand-Canada's best ski racer at the time
When is the last time you said, "I Love You" to someone?
My best friend Hailey
Three adjectives that best describes you:
Funny, Mellow and Driven
Describe your personal style:
A mix between rock and roll, dressy and preppy
Your favorite place you have travel to:
Italy, best food I've ever had and I got to go skiing as well!
Your favorite film and scene from the film:
Shawshank Redemption—Scene: When Red finds Andy's note at the end of the rock wall
Favorite sport, team and player:
Sport: Football
Team: 49ers
Player: Michael Crabtree
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?
Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada—I would take you out on my boat in the summer and teach you how to wakesurf
If you were given a indie cable show, which song would you choose as your opening theme song? What type of show would it be?
Type of show: My friend, Emerson and I would go around a couple of large cities pranking random people and the theme song would be You Make My Dreams by Hall & Oates
Your wish for the remainder of 2013 and 2014?
To be born in the 1960's so that I could see all of the classic rock bands in their prime

All clothing, Mark's own except vintage animal print trouser

MODEL AGENTS|AGENCY: 
Wil Hill|Nole Marin|Aim Model Management
IMAGES|CONCEPT|CASTING|John Tan
MODEL|Mark Manton|Aim Model Management
Special thanks to Wil Hill, Nole Marin and the men's board at Aim Model Management; Mark for his time and doing this feature on a weekend while he was in town visiting!
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MARK MANTON' S SELF PORTRAIT


Tuesday, February 25, 2014

FINGERS CROSSED|JOE COLLIER



REBEL REBEL|STEVE ZOFCIN PT.1































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IN CONVERSATION|STEVE ZOFCIN

Name|Steve Zofcin
Age|23
Hometown|Brooklyn, New York, originally from New Jersey

How did you get discovered?
I was discovered by my agent, George Brown one late night on the L train. He handed me his cardand said I need to call him. Good I didn't throw his card into the trash!
What were you doing prior to modeling?
Before modeling, I was just a normal 20-something, living in a shitty apartment, waiting tables and going to school
People would be surprised to know that I...
cry every time I hear the song "Cleaning Out My Closet" by Eminem
What's your latest obsession?
I am researching graphic designers from the late 80's and 90s...retro is what's hot!
Your most prize possession?
My Axe hair gel or my my computer, an iMac
Growing up, who did you look up to as your hero?
I never had just one role model. I was a very high-energy kid and always was getting into different activities. I would change the posters on my wall from rock stars to sport stars, depending on what I was obsessed with at the time
When is the last time you said, "I Love You" to someone?
My mom, last night
Three adjectives that best describes you:
Sarcastic, Beautiful and Funny
Describe your personal style:
My style is very lower east side or downtown. Skateboarder/hip hop and street inspired
Your favorite place you have travel to:
Los Angeles or San Francisco, California
Your favorite film and scene from the film:
Requiem For A Dream—Scene: Where they are shooting dope and the camera cuts real quick
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?
New Jersey—I would take you first down the Jersey shore and then to Rutgers University for their famous FAT sandwich!
If you were given a indie cable show, which song would you choose as your opening theme song? What type of show would it be?
Anything by Eminem Type of show: My tv show would be part stand up, since I am the funniest person I know, and the other part would be showcasing my many other talents—skateboarding, looking pretty and making art!
Your wish for the remainder of 2013 and 2014?
To meet model Cara Delevingne and for my modeling career to take off and to get my art/graphic design work be noticed!

Clothing: Leather jacket, jeans, boots and belt, all by Diesel Black Gold; Pullover sweater by Raf Simons for Fred Perry; polo shirt by Fred Perry

MODEL AGENT|AGENCY: George Brown|Citizen/Red
IMAGES|CONCEPT|CASTING|John Tan
MODEL|Steve Zofcin|Citizen/Red
Special thanks to George Brown, Eileen Kim and the men's board at Citizen/Red Models; Bennett Polen at Fred Perry; Tania Clevs at Diesel; Steve for his time and doing this feature!
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STEVE ZOFCIN' S SELF PORTRAIT


REBEL REBEL|STEVE ZOFCIN PT.2






















MODEL AGENT|AGENCY: George Brown|Citizen/Red
IMAGES|CONCEPT|CASTING|John Tan
MODEL|Steve Zofcin|Citizen/Red
Special thanks to George Brown, Eileen Kim and the men's board at Citizen/Red Models; Steve for his time and doing this feature!

Saturday, February 22, 2014

FINGERS CROSSED|ANDREW WESTERMANN


















Please check out the new dance track: Can't Give Back—Matteo Luis 
Featuring Andrew Westermann on vocals
https://soundcloud.com/matteoluis/sets/cantgiveback