Place of Origin:
For a few years, different scouts approached me to try modeling. I waited until I was 16 to begin my career with Lilas Agency in Moscow.
I love any art or music that inspires me to be creative!
Favorite music, band:
I am in love with so many different types of music, that it is very difficult to narrow down. I love classical composers such as Tchaikovsky, Mozart, Edvard Grieg, Ludovico Einaudi, and Hans Zimmer, as well as bands like Depeche Mode, Muse, The Fray, Oasis, Maroon 5, and Coldplay. Not to mention DJs and electronic music like Armin van Buuren, Paul van Dyk and M83, along with current bands and singers like Robbie Williams, Rihanna, Sting, Lana del Ray, and Florence and The Machine.
Favorite movie, tv show:
Romeo and Juliet, Franco Zeffirelli (1968)
Favorite designer, fragrance or beauty product:
Riccardo Tischi, Hermes – Eau des Merveilles, Guerlain eye shadow
What would you be doing if you weren’t modeling?
I would be at University studying really hard! And I am definitely looking forward to my second year of studies, which is coming up right around the corner.
What’s something uncool that you love anyway?
Wasting my time on social media networks and Instagram. I know it’s uncool but I still love it.
Favorite modeling experience so far?
It was a huge honor to be chosen to participate in the Hermes SS13 show in Paris. I also really enjoyed Viktor and Rolf and Maison Martin Margiela, also SS13.
What’s the best thing about your hometown/country?
I am proud to be from Moscow, and I am inspired by my heritage and by the history of the Russian people.
Which brand would you really love to model for?
I would love to model for Balenciaga, Celine, Givenchy, Balmain, Calvin Klein, and Oscar de la Renta.
Place you would love to visit:
There are so many places I want to go – Australia, Argentina, New Zealand, Dominican Republic, to name a few!
Currently you’re obsessed with/about:
I am OBSESSED with New York, as this is my first time here, and I can’t wait to come back!!!