Jordan Legessa, Casting Room no. 12

08.17.2017

style by CHRISTIAN STROBLE / photography by ANTHONY BATISTA

Where’s home?
Home is under the sky.

 What’s your favorite word in any language and what does it mean?
It’s a feeling, tezeta, which means nostalgia in Ethiopian.  

Write down the recipe for your favorite meal.
Figs and honey. 

What fictional character do you most identify with?
[Adam from the Bible.] I will be the first man on earth, as a new Adam I will discover the planet intact.

 

MONROWE with model Jordan Legessa with HEROES photo by Anthony Batista. Black and White Photography. Fashion, New York. Grooming by Eloise Cheung at Kate Ryan.

Moto Jacket by Robert Geller Oversized cotton hoodie by Alexander Wang Silver chain by David Yurman embroidered wool Beret by Emporio Armani Vintage leather vest models own

MONROWE with model Jordan Legessa with HEROES photo by Anthony Batista. Black and White Photography. Fashion, New York. Grooming by Eloise Cheung at Kate Ryan.

Moto Jacket by Robert Geller Oversized cotton hoodie by Alexander Wang Silver chain by David Yurman embroidered wool Beret by Emporio Armani Vintage leather vest models own

 

Describe yourself in three famous paintings
“The Demon Seated” by Mikhail Vrubel, “le poete mort porte par un centaure”, by Gustave Moreau and Modigliani” by Jeanne Hébuterne.

What sound or noise do you love?
Kissing, the sound of two different lips formed into one.

Empty out your pockets. What are the contents?
Broken coquillage [shells], craie [chalk], rose erase [pink eraser].

Where would you most like to live?
In the clouds, the atmosphere  .

What is your present state of mind?
De lier l’amour
Dans la grotte
De lettre. Être
[Binding love / In the cave / Of letters. Being]

MONROWE with model Jordan Legessa with HEROES photo by Anthony Batista. Black and White Photography. Fashion, New York. Grooming by Eloise Cheung at Kate Ryan.

Moto Jacket by Robert Geller Oversized cotton hoodie by Alexander Wang Silver chain by David Yurman embroidered wool Beret by Emporio Armani Vintage leather vest models own

MONROWE with model Jordan Legessa with HEROES photo by Anthony Batista. Black and White Photography. Fashion, New York. Grooming by Eloise Cheung at Kate Ryan.

Moto Jacket by Robert Geller Oversized cotton hoodie by Alexander Wang Silver chain by David Yurman embroidered wool Beret by Emporio Armani Vintage leather vest models own

MONROWE with model Jordan Legessa with HEROES photo by Anthony Batista. Black and White Photography. Fashion, New York. Grooming by Eloise Cheung at Kate Ryan.

Moto Jacket by Robert Geller Oversized cotton hoodie by Alexander Wang Silver chain by David Yurman embroidered wool Beret by Emporio Armani Vintage leather vest models own

MONROWE with model Jordan Legessa with HEROES photo by Anthony Batista. Black and White Photography. Fashion, New York. Grooming by Eloise Cheung at Kate Ryan.

Moto Jacket by Robert Geller Oversized cotton hoodie by Alexander Wang Silver chain by David Yurman embroidered wool Beret by Emporio Armani Vintage leather vest models own

MONROWE with model Jordan Legessa with HEROES photo by Anthony Batista. Black and White Photography. Fashion, New York. Grooming by Eloise Cheung at Kate Ryan.

Moto Jacket by Robert Geller Oversized cotton hoodie by Alexander Wang Silver chain by David Yurman embroidered wool Beret by Emporio Armani Vintage leather vest models own

MONROWE with model Jordan Legessa with HEROES photo by Anthony Batista. Black and White Photography. Fashion, New York. Grooming by Eloise Cheung at Kate Ryan.

Moto Jacket by Robert Geller Oversized cotton hoodie by Alexander Wang Silver chain by David Yurman embroidered wool Beret by Emporio Armani Vintage leather vest models own

MONROWE with model Jordan Legessa with HEROES photo by Anthony Batista. Black and White Photography. Fashion, New York. Grooming by Eloise Cheung at Kate Ryan.

Moto Jacket by Robert Geller Oversized cotton hoodie by Alexander Wang Silver chain by David Yurman embroidered wool Beret by Emporio Armani Vintage leather vest models own

 

 

Jordan Legessa, Casting Room no. 12 | Team Credits

PhotographyAnthony Batista

Style / Christian Stroble

Hair / Eloise Cheung using John Masters Organics

Model / Jordan Legessa with HEROES @Heroes