25 March 2015
Elite Model Look Austria castings will happen in April, May
Roberta Manganelli, owner of Vienna-based Stella Models (founded 1993) and licensee of the Elite Model Look Search in Austria, sent this year's casting dates where new faces can prove their modeling talent in front of professional scouts. The two finalists (woman, man) of the castings will be part of the Elite Model Look International contest.
Elite Model Look castings in Vienna:
- 17 April, from 13.00 - The Mall, Wien Mitte
- 19 April – Fashion TV Café, Wien
- 17 May – Fashion TV Café, Wien
- 23 & 24 May – National Casting and Semifinale, The Mall, Wien Mitte
CORRECTION (on 30 March): 23 & 24 will be replaced by new dates: 27 & 28 May – National Casting und Semifinale, The Mall, Wien Mitte
Castings in Linz:
- 23 & 24 April from 13.00 – Plus City, Linz
- 25 June – Embassy of Italy in Vienna
In 2014, Roberta Manganelli discovered for Elite Model Look two new faces who work already for international labels. Serge Rigvava (16 years old, from Vienna) ranked on place 5 at the world final round of the Elite Look contest. He is currently one of the most requested male models for catwalk shows; he walked for labels like Louis Vuitton, Y-3, Dior Homme, Fendi, Raf Simons etc and appeared at the Ermenegildo Zegna SS2015 ad campaign. Elite Model Look Austria 2014 winner Laura Strantz (19, from Burgenland) was one of the top ten faces at the Elite Look World Final in China. She is represented by Elite London, Milan, Paris and Barcelona, and Munich Models.
Photos: Portrait of Stella Models owner Roberta Manganelli; (C) Jürgen Hammerschmidt. Below: Serge Rigvava, Laura Strantz; (C) Darius Lucaciu.