Model Chanel Iman Discusses Diversity & Racism in Modeling in The Times Magazine

When we ran our piece “Perception of Beauty” it was to investigate and discuss the changing face of beauty standards in America, especially with those of color. Now we have definitely seen a rise in more curved and ethnically exotic women giving a more diverse look to television, film and modeling but it didn’t seem that any of the people we interviewed thought everything was perfect now. To fall in line with the same discussion we came across an interview with emerging model Chanel Iman. Chanel Iman is among some of the rising models of color we are beginning to see so it’s good to hear from someone currently in the industry and their take on present day diversity in the modeling world. Hit the jump to see her insight. Read More