Ester Heesch is a German supermodel, who was born on 6 September 1996 in Lübeck in Germany. She was discovered in 2011 by a scout model agency in Hamburg at the tender age of 15 years. Soon after she was discovered, she walked five shows at the Berlin Fashion week. Her first show was for Dior Couture in Paris, after which, her career propelled forward.
In 2012, Esther graced the cover of D magazine three times and appeared once on the cover of Danish Elle magazine. In the spring of 2013, she walked on the runway of several international fashion weeks across Milan, Paris and New York. She has walked the runway for brands like Prada, Calvin Klein, Valentino, Celine, Miu Miu, Isabel Marant, Roland Mouret, Chanel, Dolce & Gabbana, Alexander McQueen, Paco Rabanne, Stella McCartney, Salvatore Ferragamo, Dries Van Noten, Loewe, Chloe, Hermes, Armani, Elie Saab, Sonia Rykiel and Emilio Pucci.
In 2012 and 2013, she has appeared in several editions of Vogue in Italy, Japan, Germany and Turkey. She has also appeared in magazines Dazed & Confused, iD, Vanity Fair and Interview. She has also been a part of advertising campaigns for brands like Emporio Armani, Benneton, Armani Exchange, Chloe and Valentino. In 2014, she was the face of Tom Ford and Valentino. The Bild newspaper named her in their list of the top 100 most important Germans in 2013. She has been a prominent model on the Milan, Paris, London and New York circuits.
She has appeared in editorials for Allure magazine, Achtung magazine, Elle Denmark, Dazed & Confused, Elle France, Harper’s Bazaar Germany, Harper’s Bazaar Mexico and Latin America, Interview magazine, i-D magazine and Garage magazine. Her main agency continues to be Modelwerk in Hamburg, Germany. She has also signed on with Next New York, Next Paris, Next London, Next Milan, Traffic Models in Barcelona and MIKAs in Stockholm − giving her the opportunity to expand her modeling repertoire to fashion brands and designers across the world.
Esther Heesch has many talents besides modeling − including surfing, practicing ballet and playing the piano.