Ty Ogunkoya is a Nigerian male model that made his debut when he walked the Dior Homme show as an exclusive.
Ty Ogunkoya is signed with MIKAs Stockholm, Spin Model Management Hamburg, View Management Barcelona, Why Not Model Management Milan, Premium Models Paris and New York Model Management New York. His mother agency is Premier Model Management in London.
In 2008 Ty Ogunkoya signed with New York Model Management, he walked the fall show as an exclusive for Dior Homme in Paris, he was photographed for Benetton, he walked the spring shows for Versace, Belstaff, Costume National, Etro and Hermes in Paris and Milan and he walked the spring shows for DKNY and 3.1 Phillip Lim in New York.
In 2009 he was in an ad campaign for DKNY and was in editorials for GQ Style Italy and Own Magazine.
In 2010 he was in the spring issue of Vogue Hommes International, he appeared in ad campaigns for Firetrap and House of Fraser, he was in the spring issue of Dansk and he walked the spring show for Lacoste in New York.
In 2011 he was in an ad campaign for Kenneth Cole and he was in an editorial for Collection by Diego Merino for Collezione Uomo Russia.
In 2012 he walked for Paul Smith, Kenzo, John Galliano, Lacoste, General Idea and Tommy Hilfiger and appeared in an ad campaign for John Galliano.
In 2013 he was in ad campaigns for Paul Smith, Diesel, Primark and Gap, he was in editorials for Open Lab Magazine, Portrait, Harrods, Numero Homme China and GQ Germany, he was on the cover of Open Lab Magazine and walked for Lacoste, General Idea, Rag & Bone and Vivienne Westwood.
In 2014 he walked for Margaret Howell, Berluti, Dries Van Noten and Issey Miyake, he was on the cover of Rivista Studio, he was in editorials for L’Officiel Hommes Germany, Paper Magazine and Bon Magazine and was in an ad campaign for Galeries Lafayette.
More recently in 2015 Ty Ogunkoya walked for Sandro, Hermes, Issey Miyake, Haider Ackermann, Hardy Amies, Paul Smith, Rick Owens and Christophe Lemaire.
His look books include the 2013 look book for Hermes and the 2015 look book for OAMC.