At only 16, Grikaite scored an exclusive contract with Prada for Spring/Summer 2017 season, and has since appeared in the brand’s campaigns and catwalk shows. She 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, and since then featured in T Magazine, Vogue China and Dazed.
Grikaite was among Edward Enninful ’s "Top Newcomers F/W 2017" list on Models.com.