Andreja Pejic

 

biography

Nationality: Australia
Country of origin: Bosnia-Herzegovina
Andreja was born as "Andrej Pejic" to a Croatian father and Serbian mother in Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina; left in the 90's with her family from the war ravaged country eventually settling in Melbourne Australia. At the Paris men’s shows in June (2010), the then 19-year- old Andreja became the symbol for fashion androgyny.

In January 2011, Andreja walked for Jean Paul Gaultier in his men's show and for the January 2011 couture show, eventually appearing in the Spring/Summer 2011 JPG campaign with Karolina Kurkova. The same season, Andreja appeared in the Marc by Marc Jacobs campaign. Named one of OUT Magazine's 100 Most Compelling People of 2011. In early 2014, Andreja underwent sex reassignment surgery and came out publicly in July 2014 as a transgender woman, which marked her transition from an androgynous model to a female model.

updates

 
Andrej
Playing Fashion (Editorial)
published: October 2011
photographer: Jason Kim
PF Magazine October 2011 Cover
Playing Fashion (Magazine Cover)
published: October 2011
photographer: Jason Kim
By Andreas
Candy Magazine (Editorial)
season: Fall/Winter 2011
photographer: Andreas Larsson
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Neil Barrett BLURRING THE BORDERS - E-ST...
Neil Barrett (Advertising)
season: Fall/Winter 2011
Renaissance
Candy Magazine (Editorial)
season: Fall/Winter 2011
photographer: Bettina Rheims
Revé Pour L'Hiver
Rika Magazine (Editorial)
season: Fall/Winter 2011
photographer: Michael Hemy
Hema Lingerie Winter 2011
Various Campaigns (Advertising)
season: Fall/Winter 2011
Kisses and Make Up (also with models Koh...
7TH Man Magazine (Editorial)
season: Fall/Winter 2011
photographer: John-Paul Pietrus
Marilyn Off Duty
Lovecat (Editorial)
season: Fall/Winter 2011
Fashion Forward Fall 2011 Campaign, imag...
Various Campaigns (Advertising)
season: Fall/Winter 2011
 

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