Uzbekistan native Timur Simakov launched his career aged 18 walking for top brands including Prada, Roberto Cavalli, Raf Simons, Louis Vuitton, Yohji Yamamoto, Dior Homme, Paul Smith, and more. Eleven shows in total.
He’s since become a favourite of Kris Van Assche, starring in the KVA and Dior Homme FW15 catalogues.
In June 2014 Timur opened the Gucci runway show going on to become a catwalk regular in Paris and Milan.
His editorial credits include Interview Germany, VMAN, L’Officiel Hommes Italia, GQ China and British GQ Style.
Ethnic Origin: Russian, Asian
How were you scouted: Jonathan Viatge
What’s your best feature: Harmony with the world
Top 3 beauty/grooming products: Cinema, soul, motorbikes
Your favorite fragrance: A girl’s hair, incense
Hobbies: Music, art, being kind
What was the last movie you watched?: Mishima: a life in four chapters (1985)
What was the last track you listened to on your iPod?: Al Green – Love And Happiness
What is your biggest fear?: Not helping the world find peace
What is your dream country to visit?: A fictitious country
If you got to relive one day in your modeling career it would be…: I don’t need to relive, i have time to make this day again in the future. Everyday there is something fun.
If you could be on the cover of any magazine, it would be: Forbes haha
What’s the funniest thing that has happened to you on a shoot?: A stylist told me to ‘try this underwear’ and presented a transparent thong.
What was the last thing to make you cry?: Sincerity from my friends
Who are your idols?: Always different worthy people that change my attitude .
What was the last dream you remember?: I’m was diving in a river, reading a book. I went beyond the universe all at the same time. I control my dreams.
One word to describe yourself: A particle of the universe. Do good things, make love.
Instagram handle: timursimakov