wtorek, 5 października 2010
Poppy Villeneuve urodzila sie 22 maja 1979.
Jej ojciec Justin de Villeneuve,to fotograf mody, ktory w latach szescdziesiatych odkryl Twiggy.
Jej matka Jan de Villeneuve byla modelka .
Poppy majac 17 lat takze znalazla sie w tym biznesie ,lecz uznala go za nudny i zaczela podazac sladami ojca.
Studiowala w London College of Printing nastepnie po skonczeniu studiow publikacje jej zdjec ukazaly sie min w Vogue and Dazed & Confused.Poppy mieszka w NY
wywiad z nia po angielsku nastepna strona,przepraszam ale nie mam czasu tlumaczyc,jesli ktos jest zainteresowany tlumaczeniem prosze o maila
Poppy de Villeneuve was born in London on 22 May 1979. Her father is Justin de Villeneuve, the Sixties fashion photographer who discovered Twiggy, and her mother is the model Jan de Villeneuve. Poppy herself began modelling at the age of 17 but found it "boring" so took up photography instead. She studied at the London College of Printing, and since graduating has worked for publications including Vogue and Dazed & Confused. She also exhibits regularly and her new show opened yesterday at Paradise Row in Shoreditch, London E2 (visit www.paradiserow.com). Poppy lives in New York.
interview with Poppy next page
I drive/ride...In New York, I ride the subway everywhere or I walk, as much as 30 blocks if the sun is out!
If I have time to myself...I go to the movies, look at photography books, imagine weird and wonderful places I could visit. Or I watch episodes of Lost on DVD!
You wouldn't know it but I'm very good at...gymnastics and driving in the desert (though not at the same time).
You may not know it but I'm no good at...speaking any language except for English (but I do try...).
A book that changed me...Nine Stories by J D Salinger.
Movie heaven...Michel Gondry's Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind.
Comfort eating...is blue cheese or popcorn (sweet or salty).
When I was a child I wanted to be...an opera singer, an astronaut, an archaeologist or a trapeze artist.
I wish I'd never worn...hyper-colour, heat-sensitive neon T-shirts...and snoods (even if they are having a bit of a comeback).
All my money goes on...books and curiosities and 1950s furniture.
At night I dream of...rooms I never knew existed in my home. Quite fun!
My favourite building ... is the Chrysler Building in Manhattan, especially when it's lit up at night.
My greatest regret...is that I can't live in two places at the same time.
It's not fashionable but I like...Middle America, and being a nerd.
If I wasn't me I'd like to be ... a professional surfer, or David Lynch.
The shop I can't walk past...In London, it's Foyles bookstore. In New York, it's a place called Opening Ceremony which sells amazing clothes.
My favourite works of art...Pierre Bonnard's great series of portraits of his wife, Marthe, in the bath.
The soundtrack to my life...is ever-changing!
The best invention ever...is the Apple iMac. It's amazing: I can actually be a brainiac on this thing!