Somalian model Ubah Hassan appears in Deluxx Digital’s March 2012 issue and I have to say she blew me away. Ubah Hassan hails from Somalia, but she was discovered in Canada where her modeling career was picked up by Click Management – NY.
Ubah instantly became the “One to watch” after her high-fashion debut in Vogue Italia’s All-Black issue ,Shot by Steven Meisel. It wasn’t long before designers were asking about the Somalian Sensation, which brought her career to the next level.
Take a look at some of this ladies career highlights:
1987 Born in Somalia
1997 Immigrates to Canada
2007 Signs with Click Management in New York
APR 2008 Appears in Allure editorial, photographed by Regan Cameron
MAY 2008 Models.com features Ubah as the model of the week Story
JUL 2008 Featured in the all-black issue of Italian Vogue, photographed by Steven Meisel
SEP 2008 Debuts by closing the spring Ralph Lauren show in New York
2008 Becomes the face of Ralph Lauren
JAN 2009 Appears in Italian Vogue editorial, photographed by Bruce Weber
2010 Appears on the front of Arise Magazine Issue #8