Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Top Fashion Model Iman Biography and photogallery

Iman Biography:

Iman, whose appearance in Vogue in 1976 challenged long-standing notions of beauty, opened the door for women of color who ultimately followed in her footsteps. Today she focuses largely on working toward the advancement of children's health.

Residence: New York, NY, US

Hometown: Mogadishu, Somalia

Height: 5'10"

Eye Color: Brown

Date of Birth: July 25, 1955

Agency: One Model Management

Campaigns: Calvin Klein, Donna Karan, Escada, H&M, Revlon, Tommy Hilfiger, Valentino, Yves Saint Laurent, Versace

Iman’s first modeling assignment was for Vogue in 1976, and she was an instant success. Andre Leon Talley is said to have quipped: She is the priestess of high style. She was a muse for fashion designer, including Yves St. Laurent My dream female is Iman. Perfection. Her face. Her body. Versace, Calvin Klein, Valentino, Jean Paul Gaultier, Thierry Mugler, and Donna Karan Whenever I want to make a strong statement about a look, I’ll say, ‘Put it on Iman.

 Iman Photogallery: