Joan Smalls

Joan Smalls4 posts
1 Oct, 2014

Self cover

Magazine Cover

Smalls appears on the cover of the October 2014 issue of Self magazine. She talks about having scoliiosis and not drinking.

The lower half of my spine was inside out, I started crying. I couldn’t believe that was inside my body.

1 Jan, 2014

Elle cover

Magazine Cover

vehthaknczaehtkvSmalls appears on the cover of the January 2014 issue of Elle magazine. She talks about the fashion industry’s lack of diversity, starting her modelling career, and wanting to get into acting.

I want to be clear that I don’t want to act just because it’s the typical move for a model. My desire comes from a place of wanting to entertain people on a different level.

Joan Smalls interview

Elle Magaine interviews Smalls about why she started modeling and why she chooses to live in a separate town from her job.

I came to New York with a dream. I came to do what I saw girls doing in campaigns, in editorials great things, challenging things.

I like to detach myself from work, to be able to go home and switch it all off, but I like looking into the city.

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