Anna Ewers is featured on the 2015 Pirelli Calendar. With her multiple campaigns, covers, and runway shows she is ranked as one of the top models in the fashion industry. In 2015, Models.com reported that she was chosen as Model of the Year by the fashion industry.
Born Name : Anna Luisa Ewers
Occupation : Fashion / Runway model
Born : March 14, 1993, 26 years and 7 months, Freiburg, Germany
Sun Sign : Pisces
Height : 5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
Hair Color : Blonde
Eye Color : Light Brown
Measurements : 34-23-35 in or 86-58.5-89 cm
Bra size : 32B
She started modeling 16 when she was an exchange student in Colombia. But, she finished schooling before focusing on modeling full time.
In a new generation of models known for their social media followings helping them get jobs, Anna Ewers has been compared to Kate Moss (with whom she co-starred in a David Yurman ad campaign) in that she is successful while keeping her private life off social media. She has also been compared to French icon Brigitte Bardot and fellow German supermodel Claudia Schiffer.
Ewers first started modeling in Colombia while she was an exchange student, then returned to Germany for school and worked as a cocktail waitress. Ewers was discovered by Alexander Wang when the designer found her photograph on a blog. He sent the image to casting director Anita Bitton who said “Lets find this girl!” Since then she has been Alexander Wang’s muse.
During spring/summer 2014 Fashion Week (September-October 2013), she walked 37 fashion shows, including Céline, Balenciaga, Prada and opened Dolce & Gabbana and Alexander Wang. In February 2014, she was Milan Fashion Week’s Top Model, walking 18 runways including Fendi and Emilio Pucci.
She often poses for Vogue Paris editorials : Miss Vogue Hamptons in October 2013, Fatale in March 2014 and another one alongside Natasha Poly for the June/July issue. Then, in August 2014, she is on its cover. Her other international covers include the Italian and Chinese editions of Vogue.
Between July 2013 and May 2015 she was 9 times on vogue’s covers and Vogue Germany shot for the March 2015 issue five different covers. She won model of the year award (moty) from models.com in the category Breakout star.
She was chosen by Steven Meisel to be on the 2015 Pirelli Calendar, alongside Adriana Lima and Raquel Zimmermann.
In 2015, she covered the February issue of Vogue Paris.
In April 2018, Anna appeared in the David Yurman F/W 2018 campaign, which continued the theme of “Celebration,” and was first established in the brand’s 2000 campaign. This campaign were shot by Peter Lindbergh and featured top models Joan Smalls, Ashley Graham, Amber Valletta, and others.
Ewers has been featured in more than 100 editorials, campaigns, and lookbooks, including magazine covers for i-D, Numero China, Vogue China, Vogue Italia, Vogue Paris and W. She has walked the runway for over 60 designers, notably Balenciaga, Balmain, Calvin Klein, Chanel, Dior, Donna Karan, Fendi, Lanvin, Louis Vuitton, Marc Jacobs, Prada, Ralph Lauren, and Versace amongst many others.
Ewers lives in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. She has two sisters, Andrea and Antonia.
Anna is signed with these modeling agencies
Women Management – New York
Storm Models – London
Model Management – Hamburg
Modellink Model Agency
Women Management – Paris
Women Management – Milan
Unique Models – Copenhagen
London MGT Group – Sydney
Enzio M. Model Management – Freiburg (Mother Agency)
Marilyn Agency – Paris
Freckles on nose
She has advertised for Alexander Wang, Prada, Versace, Cristobal Balenciaga, Moncler Gamme Rouge, Mango, Moschino, Marc Jacobs, Chanel, and others.
In 2014, she appeared in a romcom film One Crazy Thing for her role as hair salon
She doesn’t have a personal trainer, but she does sports whenever she can and she also eats healthily. She does not eat gluten free food.
First thing in the morning, she washes her face with cold water and then apply a moisturizer. Anna then applies mascara if she feels like it and finally her favorite fragrance.
Anna Ewers Favorite Things
Food – Italian and French food
Drink – Red Wine
City – None as she can feel comfortable where she is if she has good company
Holiday Destinations – Costa Rica, Sri Lanka, Reunion Island
Hotel – Mango House in Galle, Sri Lanka
Spa – Hot springs close to her hometown
Anna Ewers Facts
Anna was featured in the 2015 Pirelli Calendar.
Anna was not discovered by a modeling agency as generally is the trend. Anna’s photograph was actually found by fashion designer Alexander Wang on a blog. He sent the picture to casting director Anita Bitton and then they started finding Anna Ewers.
Anna is also Alexander Wang’s muse.
Anna was Milan Fashion Week’s top model in February 2014 where she walked 18 runways.
According to Anna, she was bit of a tomboy while growing up.
She can ride a unicycle.
Bad dreams scares her the most.
A little piece of a meteorite which was given to her by her boyfriend on Christmas is her lucky charm.
B.Balenciaga is her signature fragrance.
Models Daria Werbowy and Kate Moss are her fashion icons.
Smell of freshly mown grass and the smell of her mom’s freshly baked cookies brings back childhood memories to Anna.
She watches movies more than television.
She can speak Spanish and English. To remain in touch with Spanish, she also reads “Cuentos Hispanoamericanos” book before going to bed.
She believes that Maison Premiere in Williamsburg is the best restaurant for a first date.
Chocolate is her guilty pleasure.
She lives her life by the mantra – “Don’t stress about anything that is not in your power.”
She has worked a waitress in a cocktail bar in Germany before becoming a model.
She started modeling in Colombia at the age of 16.