Helena Christensen is one of the original super models and a celebrated fashion and art photographer. Born in Copenhagen to a Peruvian mother and Danish father, Helena has risen to global fame, gracing the covers of Vogue, Elle, Harper’s Bazaar and W since the early 90’s.
Simultaneously Christensen has been serving as a founding partner and creative director of Nylon Magazine, launching the concept store Butik in New York City and created best-selling designs with Habitat London. She is a creative director of the perfume company Strangelove and she travels the world with the UNHCR as a writer and photographer to document the hardships of refugees and displaced persons.
Her photography has been published extensively in art and design magazines and is frequently showcased in galleries from Europe to the US.