IN CONVERSATION|JAN DIRK ADAMS
Name|Jan Dirk Adams
Hometown|Rotterdam, The Netherlands
How did you get discovered?
An agent found me via Instagram
What were you doing prior to modeling?
I am studying painting
People would be surprised to know that I...
live a very healthy life but I don't (sorry!)
What's your latest obsession?
How I am dress lately, I am now a model afterall!
Your most prize possession?
My painting equipment
Growing up, who did you look up to as your hero?
John Smith from Pocahontas
When is the last time you said, "I Love You" to someone?
To my close friends last Friday when we were going out and got really drunk!
Three adjectives that best describes you:
Creative, Chaotic and Focused
Describe your personal style:
Hockey dads, posh sailors and tennis players look
Your favorite place you have travel to:
Your favorite film and scene from the film:
Donnie Darko—Scene: Opening scene
Your favorite painting/artist:
Cathedra by Barnett Newman
Your favorite artwork you have done to date:
My favorite painting of myself is always the one I am working on now...
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?
Rotterdam, The Netherlands—Painting studio at school
If you were given a indie cable show, what type of show would it be? Which song would you choose as your theme song?
Wildlife documentary, interviews with artists, theme song is We Are The World by USA for Africa
Your wish for the remainder of 2015?
To do a solo exhibition in a gallery in Rotterdam
Lilly Aitali/Alexis Maheo|Premium Models (Paris)
MODEL|Jan Dirk Adams|Premium Models (Paris)
Special thanks to Lilly Aitali, Alexis Maheo and the men's board at Premium Models (Paris); Jan for his time spend with JTC in the midst of fashion week in Paris!
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