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Aaron Philip, disabled transgender model, is the new face of Moschino

The 19-year-old, who was born with cerebral palsy, has landed her first major high fashion campaign.

2020-09-24

Aaron Philip is the new face of Moschino.

The Black, physically disabled, transgender model - who's been making waves in the industry ever since being signed by Elite Model Management in 2018 - will front the brand's Autumn/Winter '20 campaign.

19-year-old Philip, who was born with cerebral palsy, has previousy appeared in the pages of both US and British Vogue, as well as Miley Cyrus's 'Mother's Daughter' music video last year.

 
 
 
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@moschino fw20 campaign by @luigiandiango @georgisandev @naominailsnyc - MY FIRST MAJOR HIGH FASHION CAMPAIGN. i made it this far. idk what to say i’m just so grateful and love everybody involved with all my heart. i love you so much @itsjeremyscott ❤️ i love you luigi, iango, georgi, naomi... 😘💖 and my heart is yours @richiekeo @elitenyc 🖤 enjoy everybody

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Moschino marks her first major high fashion campaign.

Announcing the news on Instagram, Philip wrote: "I’ve been too shell shocked to try and say anything prolific, but this is SUCH A BIG DEAL BEING A PHYSICALLY DISABLED PERSON/MODEL IN A CAMPAIGN LIKE THIS."

 
 
 
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hiii happy mondayyy 😘🥰 RP @itsjeremyscott @moschino - PRESENTING MY FALL WINTER MOSCHINO CAMPAIGN STARRING @aaron___philip SERVING FACE FACE FACE !!! PHOTOGRAPHED BY @LUIGIANDIANGO WITH MAKE UP BY @GEORGISANDEV NAILS BY @NAOMINAILSNYC AND HAIR BY @LUIGIMURENU 🖤🤩🔐 @richiekeo @elitenyc ❤️❤️❤️

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She added: "I really am so so very happy & I hope the community is too! This is the start! More REAL space for us!"

 
 
 
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“in this world u gotta work to be an it girl” 🏹🦋 @moschino fw20 by @itsjeremyscott @luigiandiango @georgisandev @naominailsnyc @luigimurenu 🌹 my heart to everyone 😘😘💘@richiekeo @elitenyc ❤️

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