Anna Schilling is an American model, and has worked extensively in advertising campaigns, shows, and magazine editorials. She has worked with both Vogue and Vanity Fair and walked fashion runways in Europe and the States. She is currently signed with Fusion Models in New York, Oui in Paris, Premier Model Management in London, and Monster Management in Milan.
Schilling is often mistaken for a German born model, but she was born and raised in New Jersey. She has two younger brothers, one of whom is a New Jersey State Police officer. She had some interest in being a model when she was younger, but never thought that modeling would become her career, until she was discovered at a scouting event near New Jersey. She currently lives in New York City, with her husband.
Schilling signed with New York based Fusion Models and London based Storm Models in 2006. Shortly thereafter she debuts at the spring Betsey Johnson show in New York, where she also walked for Allegra Hicks.
Schilling did not walk the fall ready-to-wear runway season in early 2007, however returned in September to walk the spring Jenni Kayne and John Richmond shows in New York and Milan.
In 2008, Schilling became the face of John Richmond, and walked the fall Baby Phat, Nanette Lepore, Rock & Republic, Maison Martin Margiela, and Yohji Yamamoto shows in New York and Paris in February. That same month she also appeared in Glamour editorial photographed by Arthur Elgort. In July, she walked the fall Anne Valerie Hash and Ellie Saab couture shows in Paris, and in September she walked the spring ready-to-wear shows for Herve Leger, Max Azria, Nanette Lepore, and Rock & Republic, in New York. In October she appeared in a Wonderland editorial, photographed by Simon Thiselton, and a French Vogue editorial, photographed by Thomas Lagrange.
In 2010, Schilling walked the spring Diane von Furstenburg show in New York, and in 2011 she walked the spring Armani Prive couture show in Paris.
Since then she has walked in a number of shows, and countless editorials in magazines around the world, including GQ China, Numero, Vogue Mexico, Vanity Fair Italy and Vogue India.
Schilling enjoys the travel aspect of her modeling career. She has walked in New York, London, Milan, and Paris. She has also worked in Barbados, Asia, Australia, Vietnam, Thailand, Singapore, Morocco, Saudi Arabia, and Dubai. She has stated that she enjoys visiting the different cities and cultures.
She is still actively modeling, and fans can follow her on her instagram and twitter accounts.