Following the steps of the world’s most renowned Brazilian female models, Brazilian-born Nattan Pires is quickly becoming the male model to watch. Based in NYC, where he has lived for 7 years, Pires has attracted a great amount of attention for his exotic beauty and Brazilian personality and was able to stand out in the competitive modeling market of New York, covering a great range of projects in a variety of media, from print and runway to film work. He has been featured in publications such as the British magazine Best Dressed Man on the Planet, as well as Modern Salon and Fashion Odds in a short period of time. Pires has traveled the world and speaks 4 different languages: English, Portuguese, Spanish and Italian, which is a definite sign of his determination to be prepared for an international path, gradually expanding from a thriving career in the States to eventually Europe, his homeland Brazil and finally the rest of the world.
His passion for modeling and the arts started at an early age. He knew that in order to succeed as a model, he would have to wholeheartedly devote himself to get to the top making use of his beauty, but most importantly his talents and professionalism.
Pires has already broken barriers by being recruited for runway shows at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, NY Fashion Week, LA Fashion Week and Las Vegas Fashion Week, among others, even though his height of 5’9” is below the 5’10” minimum height requirement for male models. Pires has worked with the acclaimed celebrity hairstylist Vaughn Acord as well as Oribe and has also worked with established fashion photographers such as Matt Licari, Brian Jamie, Dana Scruggs, Scott Marrs and Sean Micah-Siegel, to name a few.
Throughout his experiences, he has developed great connections and relationships with every single professional he has had the opportunity to work with. All that hard work is starting to pay off as he has recently received a nomination for “Breakthrough Model” at the Brazilian Press Awards to take place in 2016. Undoubtedly, there is no limit for what Nattan Pires is bound to achieve in the international modeling industry.