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Alek Wek

Ph: Luigi & Iango | Vogue Brasil March 2020 Cover

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biography

Birth Date: April 16, 1977
Born in Sudan, Alek left in 1991 to escape the civil war
ravaging her country. Arriving in London at age 14, she
was discovered soon after by a model scout in a South
London market. Since 2002, she's been an advisor to
the US Committee for Refugees. Published ALEK: From
Sudanese refugee to International Supermodel in 2008.
In the US, tours high schools lecturing to students.
Currently lives in Brooklyn, New York. (all info from i-D
Magazine interview by Susan Corrigan, March 2009).

Convert in / cm
Hair Eyes Height
(ft in)
Bust (in) Waist (in) Hips (in) Shoe (us)
Black Brown 5' 10" 34" 23" 34" 8
Hair Eyes Height (cm) Bust (cm) Waist (cm) Hips (cm) Shoe (us)
Black Brown 178 86 58 86 8

updates

Whatever Makes You Happy
Vogue Italia (Editorial)
published: August 2020
photographer: Sebastian Faena
Perfect Marc Jacobs Fragrance 2020
Marc Jacobs (Advertising)
published: July 2020
photographer: Juergen Teller
Mônot F/W 2020 Campaign
Mônot (Advertising)
published: July 2020
photographer: Luigi & Iango
Akris F/W 20 Show
Akris (Shows)
published: 03/02/2020
Opened
Vogue Brasil March 2020 Cover
Vogue Brasil (Magazine Cover)
published: March 2020
photographer: Luigi & Iango
Balenciaga F/W 20 Show
Balenciaga (Shows)
published: 03/01/2020
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Some Say Love
Harper's Bazaar U.S. (Editorial)
published: March 2020
photographer: Sebastian Faena
Off-White F/W 20 Show
Off-White (Shows)
published: 02/27/2020
Ann Demeulemeester F/W 20 Show
Ann Demeulemeester (Shows)
published: 02/27/2020
Lanvin F/W 20 Show
Lanvin (Shows)
published: 02/26/2020

Alek Wek in the news:

Models.com: MDX
Models.com: Of the Minute

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