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Kris Grikaite

Model

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Biography

At only 16, Grikaite has an exclusive contract with Prada since the Spring/Summer 2017 season, having appeared in the brand’s campaigns and catwalk shows, and is considered one of the new modelling faces to watch.

Born in Omsk, Russia, Grikaite began her career in 2016, when she signed to her domestic modelling agency. When Prada, known for discovering new faces, brought her on as an exclusive model in the Spring/Summer 2017 show, her career strengthened.

Grikaite has since appeared in editorials for various international editions of Vogue, as well as Interview Magazine and Self Service. She has been photographed by some of the industry’s leading photographers including Patrick Demarchellier, Mario Sorrenti , David Sims and Craig McDean .

Her first magazine cover was Vogue Russia’s March 2017 issue.

Grikaite was among Edward Enninful ’s "Top Newcomers F/W 2017" list on Models.com.

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Born
25 July 2000
Nationality

Russia

Location
Russia

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