marisa bollman

Kelsey Gerry by Saty + Pratha 

OPEN LAB SS13

Age: 23

hometown: Eugene, oregon

when i jokingly suggest to the recent NyU grad that her new career has rendered her “recession proof,” she doesn’t seem fully convinced. But while modeling might be a bit of a calculated risk–and a definite departure from her Environmental Studies coursework, she doesn’t seem too worried: “It’s definitely a good time to explore things.”

Words by Virgina Jackson-Reed