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Valters Medenis





Latvian born, UK based Valters Medenis was scouted playing basketball on Brighton beach.

The blond haired, blue eyed model launched his career back in June 2013 walking exclusively for Prada in Milan, followed by Valentino and Lanvin in Paris. Editorials for Fucking Young, Wonderland and 10 Men followed.

Valters’ most recent fashion week in January 2014 saw him walk for Xander Zhou, J.W. Anderson, Alexander McQueen, Ermenegildo Zegna, Les Hommes, Valentino, Damir Doma, Kris Van Assche and Dior Homme.

Q&A
Age: 23
Birthplace: Latvia, Riga
How were you scouted: Playing basketball on Brighton beach
What’s your best feature: I like to smile as a smile can cheer anyone up, so I guess my smile
Hobbies: Basketball, long walks and reading
What was the last track you listened to on your iPod?: Bonobo – Black Sands
What is your biggest fear?: Weirdly i don’t have one!
What is your dream country to visit?: Chile, always has been since i’ve been a kid
If you were not modeling, what would you be doing?: Who knows, probably at university
If you got to relive one day in your modeling career it would be…: The first show I did for Prada
If you could be on the cover of any magazine, it would be: Time magazine for doing something good hehe! But as for a fashion magazine probably Vogue Hommes International Paris.
What’s the funniest thing that has happened to you on a shoot?: I had to wear some funky clothing on a shoot that was located at a place where there were lots of elderly people. They were pretty shocked with the outfits I think… that was pretty funny!
What’s your favorite fashion city and why?: Paris, because I know so many lovely people there and everyone goes there so you always meet people from all around the world at any time of the year.
Who are your idols?: Bob Marley and Buddha, just because they lived for others
What was the last dream you remember?: In my last dream I was on a boat, sailing around
One word to describe yourself: Happy
Instagram handle: valters24
How much money would you need to shave your hair off? Not sure, I think I would just have to be in a spontaneous mood and i’d just do it for nothing hehe

Stats
Height: 6’1.5″ | 187cm
Chest: 86″ | 91cm
Waist: 30″ | 76cm
Shoe: 10 UK | 44.5 EU
Hair: Blond
Eyes: Blue

Agencies
LONDON: ELITE MODEL
PARIS: PREMIUM MODELS
BERLIN: NEST MODEL MANAGEMENT




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