Meet Nicoline Aagesen, dancer turned model turned photographer, and now the creative force behind the our latest campaign. With a taste for the provocative and a love of the imperfect, Aagesen photography lives in a world that is sexy, playful, free and full of laughter. We met up with her recently in Hong Kong to ask a few questions.
Three words to describe your current state of mind?
Ecstatic. Inspired. Grateful.
What’s your idea of perfect happiness?
Bananas...island life...friends and family.
What’s your biggest fear?
Losing people I love.
What’s your greatest weakness?
"How fast I fall in love' - Wifey
What’s your worst habit?
Not knowing when to stop.
What’s your guilty pleasure?
What words or phrase do you most overuse?
What qualities do you most admire in friends?
Diversity. Kindness. Loyalty.
What qualities do you most hate in others?
I don't really use the word 'hate' but I sure dislike jealousy, liars and assholes!
Name a real life hero of yours?
Which living person do you most admire?
The list is long...
Which living person do you most dislike?
I'm too busy focussing on people I like...
What’s your idea of total misery?
A 9-5 job.
If you hadn’t been in music, what would you be right now?
Your favourite place to live?
If you could change 1 thing about yourself, what would it be?
Maybe it's not about changing, maybe it's about embracing your imperfections.
Three words that describe your style?
Nude, messy and colourful.
The best period or moment in your life?
Where to begin...I'm one lucky lady! I'm so grateful for all the adventures I get to experience.
What do you know now you wish you knew 2 years ago?
Just remember to breathe...
What’s your favourite quote?
"When my friend told me I was delusional, I almost fell off my unicorn!"
Nicoline's work is available for purchase at Empty Wall Committee