Mansur Gavriel Taps Trans Model Hari Nef For New Ads

Erica Gonzales

Known for its minimalist designs and fondness for under-the-radar models, Mansur Gavriel has broken its status quo by tapping Hari Nef as the new face of the brand.

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Nef is a well-known figure in the trans community, an activist and breakout star on the show Transparent. In the fashion realm, she's walked for Gucci, Hood by Air and H&M, and is the first transgender model to sign with IMG.

The Mansur Gavriel campaign. Photo: Mansur Gavriel

"We think Hari is very beautiful, and were excited to shoot her. She is real and has great energy," the Mansur Gavriel designers said in a statement.

Hari Nef. Photo: Instagram

Be on the look out for Nef's campaign-photographed by Tanya and Zhenya Posternak-in mid-June.