The famed artist and model, Peter Shoukry is one of those multi-talented people who excel in more than one profession at the same time. Peter Shoukry is single name for style and artistry. Because of his dedication, he is not only on the verge of becoming one of the greatest painters of our times, but is also an upcoming super model.
The journey from a well known painter to a celebrated model
Born in Giza, Egypt, Peter Shoukry, at the age of 10, immigrated to United States with his family. Unaware of his passion for painting, Peter Shoukry didn’t get a chance to discover his love for art until his freshman year in high school. He took arts as an elective easy grade subject least knowing that he would take it up as a profession one day. Peter Shoukry started experimenting with art with coal and pencil sketches. His art’s teacher realized his passion for the subject and motivated him to develop his skills for the next four years. Just after graduation, Peter got the golden opportunity display his work in art exhibition held at the Museum of Contemporary art in Los Angeles, California. Since then, his art career has been on a rise. With his unique painting skills, Peter Shoukry has his work displayed in over 26 international art galleries and museums and his paintings are admired and rightly owned by some of the biggest art collectors of today.
Established has a household name in the field of art, Peter Shoukry, plunged into his second passion of life, modeling. With a charming and appealing personality, he was spotted by Slater Model Management in 2012 who signed him for Eufora fashion show and campaign. He worked with Slater for around 3 months and then moved on to work with Envy Model Management. Since then, there was no looking back for him. Peter Shoukry has taken part in over 30 fashion shows nationwide, walking the ramp for some of the biggest fashion designers of the industry. He has also featured in several fashion magazine editorials including McKleinUSA, Traphic, Banana Republic, Dolce & Gabbana, and Express in the industry. He has extensively worked with famous American fashion designer, Ralph Lauren and is currently the new face for the Ralph Lauren editorial, and look book.