Christy Turlington

Ph: Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin | Donna Karan Woman Fragrance F/W 12



Birth Date: January 2, 1966
Nationality: United States
Born in Connecticut, Christy Turlington was discovered at the age of 14 by a photographer while horseback riding. She was signed to a small agency, although she did not pursue modeling full time until after her graduation from high school, at which point she moved to New York City. She was known as one of the members of the so called "trinity" along with Linda Evangelista and Naomi Campbell, so named because influential photographer Steven Meisel often booked them together. Her career was hugely successful as she became the face of numerous brands both high end and commercial. She has also appeared on more than 500 magazine covers worldwide. Outside of modeling, she has pursued a degree at NYU with concentrations in comparative religion and Eastern philosophy. More recently, she has expanded to become involved in several business ventures including two clothing lines and a skincare line. She has two children with husband Ed Burns.


More magazine June 2011 Cover
Various Covers (Magazine Cover)
published: June 2011
photographer: Sofia Sanchez and Mauro Mongiello
More June 2011 magazine Cover
Various Covers (Magazine Cover)
published: June 2011
Christy Turlington by Ellen
Madame Figaro (Editorial)
published: June 2011
photographer: Ellen von Unwerth
Madame Figaro June 3rd 2011 Cover
Madame Figaro (Magazine Cover)
published: June 2011
photographer: Ellen von Unwerth
Marie Claire Hungary April 2011 Cover
Marie Claire Hungary (Magazine Cover)
published: April 2011
Across The Aisle
American Vogue (Editorial)
published: April 2011
photographer: Arthur Elgort
Louis Vuitton Jewelry S/S 11
Louis Vuitton (Advertising)
season: Spring/Summer 2011
Maybelline Contract 2011 ( S/S 11)
Maybelline (Advertising)
season: Spring/Summer 2011
photographer: Kenneth Willardt
Fashion for a Cause
Harper's Bazaar U.S. (Editorial)
published: January 2011
photographer: Victor Demarchelier
Elle France December 2010 Cover
Elle France (Magazine Cover)
published: December 2010
photographer: Mark Seliger