NAME: George Cortina.
MAGAZINES/EMPLOYERS: Vogue Japan, plus other freelance projects and publications.
OCCUPATION: fashion stylist.
OFFICIAL JOB TITLE: associate fashion director for Vogue Japan.
STAR SIGN: Leo.
PORN-STAR NAME (FIRST PET’S NAME + MOTHER’S MAIDEN NAME): Koki Sotolongo.
FIRST JOB: working part time for Giorgio Sant’Angelo while in school.
WORST JOB: being fired from my first and only TV Guide cover.
WHAT ARE YOU WEARING (ON THE DAY YOUR PORTRAIT WAS TAKEN)? A smile.
WHAT DO YOU KNOW ABOUT? The street.
ARE YOU PART OF THE ZEITGEIST? Of course.
HAVE YOU EVER USED/WOULD YOU EVER USE SEX TO FURTHER YOUR CAREER? No. It is much more gratifying to give it up for free.
WHAT DO YOU LIKE? Ice cream.
WHAT DO YOU HATE? Abercrombie & Fitch.
WHO ARE YOUR INFLUENCES? WHO DO YOU LOOK UP TO? My grandfather and grandmother are my heroes.
IF NOT YOU, WHO/WHAT WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE? Anna Dello Russo.
WHAT’S YOUR POISON? Black iced coffee.
ARE YOU A BITCH? Next question.
WHAT TURNS YOU ON? Humility.
SELL YOURSELF IN 10 WORDS: I am not for sale. I am only for rent.
WHAT’S UP AND COMING? More.
by Natalie Dembinska
Photograph by Martien Mulder – www.martienmulder.com