Christy Turlington

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

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biography

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.

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The Gentlewoman S/S 12 Cover
The Gentlewoman (Magazine Cover)
season: Spring/Summer 2012
photographer: Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin
Harper´s Bazaar Malaysia March 2012 Cove...
Harper's Bazaar Malaysia (Magazine Cover)
published: March 2012
Harper's Bazaar Singapore March 2012 Cov...
Harper's Bazaar Singapore (Magazine Cover)
published: March 2012
photographer: Simon Upton
L'Officiel India December 2011 Cover
L'Officiel India (Magazine Cover)
published: December 2011
L'Officiel November 2011 Cover
L'Officiel (Magazine Cover)
published: November 2011
Roberto Coin F/W 11
Roberto Coin (Advertising)
season: Fall/Winter 2011
photographer: Craig McDean
Maybelline Contract 2011 F/W 11
Maybelline (Advertising)
season: Fall/Winter 2011
Louis Vuitton Jewelry F/W 11
Louis Vuitton (Advertising)
season: Fall/Winter 2011
photographer: Sølve Sundsbø
Elle Germany August 2011 Cover
Elle Germany (Magazine Cover)
published: August 2011
photographer: Sofia Sanchez and Mauro Mongiello
More June 2011 magazine Cover
Various Covers (Magazine Cover)
published: June 2011
 

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