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BORN IN OSLO, NORWAY, HANNELI WAS SCOUTED IN THE STREET BY A PHOTOGRAPHER FOR THE ICONIC NORWEGIAN FASHION & CULTURE MAGAZINE FJORDE, WHILST STILL AT SCHOOL. IT WAS A MOVE TO PARIS THAT FURTHERED HER MODELLING CAREER AND, AFTER 2 YEARS IN PARIS, PUSHED HER DECISION TO MOVE TO NEW YORK IN 2004.

 

DURING HER MODELLING CAREER, HANNELI BEGAN TO TAKE AN INTEREST IN STYLING AND MADE A DECISION IN 2008, TO TAKE A STEP BACK FROM MODELLING IN ORDER TO PURSUE A CAREER AS A STYLIST. OVER THE NEXT YEAR, SHE FOUND HERSELF STYLING REGULARLY FOR VARIOUS MUSIC ARTISTS AT SONY MUSIC.

 

IT WAS AT THIS SAME TIME, THAT HANNELI BEGAN DOCUMENTING VARIOUS LOOKS WITH HER OWN CAMERA, GRADUALLY DEVELOPING HER OWN UNIQUE SENSE OF STREET STYLE PHOTOGRAPHY. AS A STYLIST, SHE WAS ASKED TO CONTRIBUTE FOR A NORWEGIAN FASHION MAGAZINE BLOG, WHERE SHE SOON REALISED THE IMPACT HER POSTS HAD, NOT ONLY IN NORWAY, BUT ON AN INTERNATIONAL READERSHIP LEVEL.

 

IN 2009, HANNELI DECIDED TO SET UP HER OWN BLOG, HANNELI.COM WHERE SHE CONTINUES TO POST A MIX OF HER OWN BEAUTIFUL, STREET STYLE PHOTOGRAPHS AND SELF PORTRAIT SHOOTS.

 

IN 2010 HANNELI RECEIVED A CALL FROM VOGUE, ASKING HER TO COME ON BOARD AS A CONTRIBUTING PHOTOGRAPHER TO VOGUE AND VOGUE.COM, FOR WHOM SHE STILL COLLABORATES WITH TODAY.

 

HANNELI HAS ALSO COLLABORATED WITH INWEAR AS THE FACE OF THEIR SPRING/SUMMER AND AUTUMN/ WINTER 2012 COLLECTIONS AND HAS APPEARED IN TWO SHORT FILMS FOR MASSIMO DUTTI. SHE WAS A GUEST HOST FOR THE CALVIN KLEIN TWITTER DURING AUTUMN/WINTER 2012 FASHION WEEK, WHICH LED TO HER CURRENT POSITION AS CONTRIBUTOR FOR THE FIRST OFFICIAL CALVIN KLEIN TUMBLR BLOG.

 

HANNELI HAS ART DIRECTED AND SHOT FOR VARIOUS PUBLICATIONS. MOST RECENTLY SHE ART DIRECTED, STYLED AND MODELED FOR THE THE DIESEL BLACK GOLD, ONLINE CAMPAIGN.

For inquiries please contact my agent Chenelle Hall at chenelle@hall-london.com