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Oribe

Hair Stylist

biography

Nationality: United States
Oribe (pronounced OR-bay) Canales, grew up in
North Carolina, United States. His career took off in
the mid 80's. Oribe has been one of the most
sought after hairstylists for fashion, editorial and
advertising work for the last 30 years. His
collaborators include countless photographers, like
Bill King, who introduced him
to the fashion editor Carlyne Cerf de Dudzeele, a
co-conspirator during his Steven Meisel years.
There was the meticulous Irving Penn, who Oribe
still refers to as Mr. Penn; and Helmut Newton, who
shot Cindy Crawford for American Vogue with hair
that Oribe teased to infinity; and others like Richard
Avedon, Patrick Demarchelier, Annie Leibovitz,
Herb Ritts, Francesco Scavullo and Horst. Oribe has
worked with creative directors like Fabien Baron
and Keesha Keeble; make-up artists like François
Nars, Pat McGrath, Kevyn Aucoin and Stephane
Marais; and fashion designers like Gianni Versace,
a mentor who inspired Oribe’s tattoos, and Karl
Lagerfeld, who took the rock and roll hairstylist
under his wing. (bio info from Oribe's website, for
more bio info, including all the supermodels with
whom he's worked, go to: http://oribe.com)

updates

Vanity Fair March 2012 Cover
Vanity Fair U.S. (Magazine Cover)
published: March 2012
photographer: Mario Testino
American Vogue February 2012 Cover
American Vogue (Magazine Cover)
published: February 2012
photographer: Mario Testino
Keeping the Faith
Vogue Japan (Editorial)
published: February 2012
photographer: Carlyne Cerf De Dudzeele
Who's That Girl
V Magazine (Editorial)
published: January 2012
photographer: Mario Testino
The Queen of Hip-Hop
V Magazine (Editorial)
published: January 2012
photographer: Sebastian Faena
Body By Kloss
Vogue Italia (Editorial)
published: December 2011
photographer: Steven Meisel
Temptation Island
American Vogue (Editorial)
published: December 2011
photographer: Mario Testino
Vogue Italia December 2011 Cover
Vogue Italia (Magazine Cover)
published: December 2011
photographer: Steven Meisel
She's Electric
British Vogue (Editorial)
published: December 2011
photographer: Mario Testino
British Vogue December 2011 cover
British Vogue (Magazine Cover)
published: December 2011
photographer: Mario Testino
Official web site:
www.oribesalon.com