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Kirsten Owen

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    Kirsten Owen View off-the-runway photos
    Birth Date
    November 22, 1970
    Established, Retired (mostly)
    Known for
    Androgynous look, Eyes, Hair
    One Management
    Muse for
    Helmut Lang
    Karen Elson, Stella Tennant, Erin O‘Connor, Trish Goff

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    Kirsten Owen's Career Highlights

    22 NOV, 1970
    Born in England
    Appears on the covers of three different versions of Elle (Italian, French, and Spanish)
    JUL 1990
    Featured on the cover of i-D
    SEP 1990
    Walks the spring Jil Sander show in Milan
    FEB 1991
    Appears in Elle editorial, photographed by Gilles Bensimon
    FEB 1996
    Walks the fall Prada show in Milan
    Steven Meisel photographs Owen for Versace
    Becomes the face of Helmut Lang
    Paolo Roversi photographs Owen for Alberta Ferretti
    JAN 1997
    Appears in Elle editorial, photographed by Christophe Kutner
    FEB 1997
    Walks the fall Calvin Klein, Helmut Lang, Chloé, Dries van Noten, and Yohji Yamamoto shows in New York and Paris
    SEP 1997
    Featured on the cover of Italian Vogue, photographed by Steven Meisel
    DEC 1997
    Appears in Italian Vogue editorial, photographed by Paolo Roeversi
    Peter Lindbergh photographs Owen for Iceberg
    Becomes the face of Fendi, photographed by Karl Lagerfeld
    Ellen von Unwerth photographs Owen for Italian Vogue
    SEP 1999
    Walks the spring Dolce & Gabbana, Fendi, Lanvin, Louis Vuitton, and Yves Saint Laurent shows in Milan and Paris
    Becomes the face of Emanuel Ungaro
    Peter Lindbergh photograhs Owen for Donna Karan alongside Erin O’Connor
    SEP 2000
    Appears in French Vogue editorial, photographed by Lee Jenkins
    JAN 2001
    Walks the spring Chanel, Givenchy, and Jean Paul Gaultier couture shows in Paris
    FEB 2001
    Walks the fall Donna Karan, Marc Jacobs, Burberry, Moschino, and Rochas shows in New York, Milan, and Paris
    SEP 2001
    Appears in two editorials for Italian Vogue
    SEP 2002
    Appears in V editorial, photographed by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin
    MAY 2003
    Appears in L’Officiel editorial
    MAR 2006
    Returns to the runway, closing the fall Kenzo show in Paris
    Returns as one of the faces of Givenchy
    Replaces Victoria Beckham as the face of Marc Jacobs
    Signs fragrance contract with Calvin Klein one
    FEB 2009
    Makes a runway appearance at the fall Preen show in New York
    JUN 2008
    Appears in i-D editorial, photographed by Amy Troost
    MAY 2010
    Appears in W editorial, photographed by Bruce Weber