We interviewed a few faces from Max Models and today we are introducing you the first one! Tony de Vink in the spotlight! He is 25 years old, born in Zaanstad and currently living in Amsterdam. Tony’s creative personality likes modelling, dancing, drawing and is passionate about interior design. Started modelling an year ago, the first big show he did was during Amsterdam Fashion Week. Friends, family and small things make Tony feel full of happiness. Tony’s favorite city is London and moving there will be one of his next steps. Do you want to know more about him? Read his full interview!
Introduce yourself with a few words? Who are you?
My name is Tony and I’m 25 years and live in Amsterdam.
I work as a free-lance dancer, teacher and model
What are you hobbies and biggest passions?
I have a few but my biggest hobby is dancing and my biggest passion is being creative in various ways. Could be modelling, dancing, drawing, interior design or creating a piece.
When and how you started your modelling career? Were you scouted by somebody?
I’ve been modelling for a while now; I started with the small agencies. After doing Amsterdam fashion week 2014 I’ve got signed with Max Models.
Did modelling influence or change your life? If yes, how?
It made me be more aware of myself.
What is fashion for you? How would you describe your personal style? Where do you pull your inspiration from?
Fashion can be a projection of who a person is partly. I don’t really have a style, I wear what makes me feel comfortable and always stay close to that. I think it is the most important part to stay close to yourself and wear what suits you. For it will show when it is not. For me it’s mostly a combination between comfortable, rugged and rock. I love my big white blouses, skinny jeans and dr. Martins.
Do you get to travel a lot for your work? If so what’s your favourite city that you have visited? Do you have a dream destination?
My favourite place will be London, I’m planning to move there. My dream destination will be Vancouver island Canada.
Give us 5 facts about you people may not know.
– I draw
– Hate it when people are too judgemental
– I love burlesque dancers
– Dreaming of being a burlesque dancer
– Love to decorate
What are your top priorities? What keeps you going?
Family, friends and myself.
Define happiness. What makes you laugh and what makes you happy?
What makes me happy is when I have all my friends and family around me. It’s in the small things when we all have dinner together or go for a walk on the beach, even if were just chilling on the couch or just talk and sit around the table.
How do you see Life through your eyes?
Try to make living count with being the best version of myself
What is worth fighting for the efforts and the time?
Doing what u really want to do
3 songs from your playlist?
– ZHU – Faded
– Discolure – Bang that
– Janet Jackson – IF (Kaytrnada remix)
If you could give a name of this moment of your life, how would this chapter be called?
How do you imagine the future and what does it hold for you?
That will be one big surprise!
If you could tell something to the whole world what it would be?
Amor fati ‘’Love your fate, which is in fact your life’’ Frederick Nietzsche