Barbara Fialho is from Minas Gerais, Brazil. She started modeling at 15 when she left home to walk the runways in Sao Paulo. She has been on the covers of several magazines including Nylon, Elle, and Harper's Bazaar. According to trivia information she was in Ceelo Breen's Bright Lights Bigger City music video.
According to online sources, Barbara Fialho moved to New York City three months after modeling in the Brazil fashion week shows. She went from NY to Milan and Paris in her first years. By 17 she was posing for Just Cavalli with photographs by Mario Testino while wearing the brand Carine Roitfeld. In 2011 she signed with IMG Models allowing her career to take off even more.
She is still modeling; however, she took time in 2014 to study music at Juilliard. She started playing the guitar at age 9 and has now recorded an album, Bossa Nova, under the production of Damon Martin. She sings all of the songs on the album and plays the guitar in many of them.
Also during 2014 she is rumored to have married actor Enrique Murciano. Murciano is most well known for his work on the TV show Without a Trace. While there are rumors of a marriage the internet remains mysterious as to whether there really has been a marriage between the two.
According to sources Barbara Fialho has worked with several agencies including The Lions NY, IMG Paris, Mega Model Agency Hamburg, PhotoGenics LA, Mega Model Brasil, W Agency Inc Seoul, and Stockholmsgruppen.
Barbara Fialho has modeled in advertisements, editorials, for magazine covers, shows and lookbooks. The following is a look at work by type and year.
2014- Barbara modeled for Dudalina Capri spring/summer Various Campaigns, Meskita fall/winter, and D'Metal Campaign spring/summer.
2013- She appeared in the fall/winter Wild and Alive, Urban Decay fall, and Ugg Men summer advertisements.
2012- Barabara modeled for the Macy's Brasil: A Magical Journey Campaign for Macy's department stores.
2011- She had one advertisement this year for Blue Man Swim spring/summer.
2009- Barbara modeled for Levi's winter advertising campaign.
2015- She has appeared in two editorials for this year: Splash Harper Bazaar Brazil and Bikini Western Marie Claire Australia.
2014- During this year Barbara modeled for GQ South Africa, W Magazine, GQ Australia, Harper's Bazaar Mexico and Latin America.
2013- She had photos in Harper's Bazaar UK, CR Fashion Book, Vulture Magazine, and Elle Italia for this year.
It is only recently that Barbara Fialho has appeared on magazine covers. She was on the cover of the 10 Magazine spring/summer 2015 publication, Harper's Bazaar Brazil 2015 cover, and GQ South Africa 2014 cover.
In terms of shows Barbara Fialho has been in a number of different shows waking for brands like Desigual, Victoria's Secret, Fashion Rocks, Cushnie et Ochs, Adama Selman, and Naeem Khan in recent years.