Model of the Week: Nykhor Paul

Nykhor / Red NYC (8)


Red Model Management



Place of Origin:
South Sudan

Ethnic Origin:


How discovered:
I was 14, shopping with my mother at American Eagle in a mall in Omaha Nebraska when a scouter approached us. To be more persuasive, she offered to buy me a t-shirt i was admiring. I still have the t-shirt

Favorite things:
Spending time with friends, reading, vintage shopping, dabbling in art, sampling exotic foods, and traveling

Favorite music, band:
Reggae, house music, and rock

Watching inspirational documentaries, and thrift shopping

Favorite piece of clothing:
Can’t decide between combat boots by Steve Madden and a leather Jacket from Catherine Malandrino

What’s something uncool that you love anyway?
Sesame Street

Favorite modeling experience so far?
Philip Tracy SS13 London (Michael Jackson theme)

What’s the best thing about your hometown/country?
Sitting by the Nile River with my siblings eating ripe mangoes

Favorite artist (any kind):
The late Moses Chot Rik from South Sudan

Place you would love to visit:
Istanbul, Turkey

Currently you’re obsessed with/about:
Documenting scars for a fun pictorial book

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  • Anastasiya

    Wow, I really like her. She seems like an interesting person and has really great features. Love her in all her shots.

  • Hello I was just stoping by to looking at some models up close face pictures & I seen your profile you are very beautiful & have very nice skin. Keep up the good work & hopefully I will become a big model like you in the near future that’s my goal anyway have a blessed one.

  • erika

    Stunning & orgininal… she’ll be the new Alex Wek! BTW perfect teeth!

  • What an amazing fresh face!
    She owns the camera :)
    Great find Jamaal and Jason she rocks!

  • Damn she looks amazing !!! Very beautiful !

  • evr

    gorgeous. a stunner

  • haid


  • tuba

    Damn , her legs structure is seriously good

  • amazing !

  • joe

    bangin bod !

  • Lovely Lovely yes!

  • I love Nykhor I don’t know about the lady buying her a tshirt but I do know tha I saw Nykhor walking in Chelsea and I took her to Red and they gave her a contract on the spot . Just saying that was almost 3 years ago …. I am most proud to know her

  • Wow. Her skincolor is unbelievably flawless! Stunning!

  • camilo

    damn flawless skin, height, legs, she has everything. and i love the story of her getting scouted and she still has the t-shirt haha

  • kylie

    WOW. She is absolutely gorg. More please!

  • Ryo

    Wasn’t she also on the Janice Dickinson show too?

  • Andrea

    I’m so in love with her look! She’s perfect .

  • Ronald


  • Christina

    I want to work with Nykhor. I want to show her what a real makeup artist can do with her flawless beauty.