YORGARY MARTINEZ – Interview

photo by Dimitryi Komarenko, courtesy of Fifth Avenue Model Management

Name: Yorgary Martinez
Height: 188 cm
Age: 17
Nationality: Dominican
Instagram: @yorgary

At only seventeen, Yorgary Martinez already has a strong presence in front of the camera, though he started modeling less than a year ago. Managed by Fifth Avenue Model Management in Barcelona, he is currently working on his portfolio and attaining valuable experience, before he is ready to go international.

photos by Laura Chia, courtesy of Fifth Avenue Model Management

How did you get into modeling?
Everything started last summer, there was a modelling contest organized by Elite Models. I was one of the last 15 contestants that got to the semifinal. There I met Judith who is a casting director and asked for my info and took some pictures. From September I started doing castings and started at my current agency, 5th Avenue Models.

photos by Marta Balastegui, courtesy of Fifth Avenue Model Management

What do you like about modeling?
I like looking at the end result of the photos and videos. Also loved the fact that I get to meet new people.

photos by Adrian Catalan, courtesy of Fifth Avenue Model Management

Do you have any other career interests?
Besides being a model I have always been interested in music. Since I was a little kid I wanted to be a musician of any genre that I can adapt to.

Where would you like to travel for work?
I would love to travel to North America, the Caribbean, Asia…

photos by Adrian Catalan, courtesy of Fifth Avenue Model Management

Did you set some modeling goals for yourself?
I want to be the best that I can in my job and would love to represent my race and country.

photos by Marta Balastegui, courtesy of Fifth Avenue Model Management

Do you have a motto that you live by?
Insist, persist, resist and never give up.

What makes you happy?
It makes me happy to see people around me happy and that they don’t lack anything.

N.G.
2017/05/04

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