LATINX by Marco Castro

LATINX by Marco Castro

Latinx is a new gender-neutral term used in lieu of Latino or Latina. It is fantastic that we are now part of the conversation, and yet, we ‘Latinx’ still struggle with educational advance- ment, incarceration, teenage pregnancy, police brutality, dis- crimination, crime and violence, low literacy, immigration and labor exploitation, etc., and gender nouns are not the only priority.

Power Play by Ty Chen

photographer TY CHEN @alittlebitazn @tychenphotography

stylist LATEEF ABDULLAH @thynative

model WILLODEEN SWAFFIELD @willodeen_ @ Next Management

hair and makeup VANESSA MARQUET @vanessa.muah

photographer’s assistant DIONTRAE JACKSON @oh_dii

View the full story in the Summer 2019 Issue of Desnudo Italia, available here.

 

Daniele Sibilli: Life in Motion by Carlo William Rossi & Fabio Mureddu

Daniele Sibilli: Life in Motion by Carlo William Rossi & Fabio Mureddu

From Ariana Grande to Madonna, Daniele Sibilli has worked with all the greats. The magnetizing movements of his body on stage has captivated many. What’s next on the horizon for this Italian dancer?

Come Sail Away by Cristian Oliva

photographer CRISTIAN OLIVA @cristianolivaphotographer

stylist CHIQUI PEÑA @chiquipe

models EVY MARKOVITS @evymarkovits and JANIRA ROCHER @jeyrocher @ UNIKO MODELS, MICHELLE ICHOFE @michelleichofe @ MAD MODELS, LEYSI DE LA CRUZ @_.leissy @ TRAFFIC MODELS, KAYAKO HIGUCHI @ka.ya.ko @ TREND MODELS

makeup PATRI SANCHEZ @patrisanchezmakeup, KEREN DELGADO @delgadokeren, MIQUEL CRISTÓBAL @miquelcristobal @ THE ARTIST TALENTS using I.C.O.N. Spain

stylist’s assistant AINA CABALLERO @aina.caballero

Laith Ashley: In His Own Words by Ty Chen

Laith Ashley: In His Own Words by Ty Chen

Model, actor, singer-songwriter, and activist—Laith Ashley can truly do it all. From gracing the covers of magazines to being on national television, he seems unstoppable. Our Editor-in-Chief photographs this multi-talented model and chats with him about his journey and what's ahead.