There are plenty of new faces that come into the fashion world every season and this makes it difficult for new comers to really stand out from the crowd. Jakob Wiechmann however didn’t have this problem. In 2009, Jakob Wiechmann opened the spring show for Givenchy as an exclusive. With the help of Riccardo Tisci’s help, he then went on to land two back to back campaigns with the label.
Jakob Wiechmann career has been packed with high-end editorials and plenty of campaigns.
So far he has already been the face for Tim Hamilton and Lacoste as well as appearing in the pages of Dazed and Confused and L’officiel Hommes.
In 2010, he decided to sit out of the fall shows so that he could focus on school and exams, but he had lined up to do the spring cover of the German version of L’Officiel Hommes.
The agencies that Jakob Wiechmann is signed to include Unique Denmark Copenhagen, Nest Model Management Berlin, Traffic Models Barcelona, Elite London, d’management group Milan, elite Paris and IMG New York. Jakob Wiechmann mother agency is Nest Model Management Berlin.
Jakob Wiechmann was born in Berlin, Germany in 1989.
In 2008, Jakob Wiechmann made his debut for Givenchy as an exclusive in the spring show in Paris. The Vmagazine.com featured him as a rising star and for the fall issue of L’Officiel Hommes; he was photographed by Milan Vukmirovic.
In 2008, he was also photographed by Mark Pillai for the fall issue of 10 Men and was styled by Givenchy.
In 2009, he became the face for Givenchy. He then went on to model for the spring ad campaign for Trussardi, he appeared in Dazed and Confused editorial that was photographed by Carlotta Manaigo, he was in the spring issue of L’Officiel Hommes that was photographed by Milan Vukmirovic, he was photographed by Glen Luchford for the spring issue of Another Man magazine, Jacob Sutton was also photographed for the spring issue of 10 Men and also appeared in the Dazed and Confused editorial that was photographed by Horst Diekgerdes.
In mid-2009, he walked the spring shows for Missoni, John Galliano, Roberto Cavalli, Lanvin, Yves Saint Laurent and Givenchy in Paris and Milan.
In the same year, he modeled for Sisley’s fall ad campaign that was photographed by Marcus Ohisson, he was part of the fall ad campaign for Lacoste that was photographed by terry Richardson, he was on the cover of Huge magazine, he featured in Fabric magazine, in the fall issue of Vogue Hommes Japan and was in the Italian GQ Style editorial.
In 2010, Jakob Wiechmann was on the cover for the spring issue of the German L’Officiel Hommes that was photographed by Jens Schmidt.
In 2011 Jakob Wiechmann, appears in an editorial for V Man that was photographed by Sharif Harnza.