Aidan Walsh, an Irish dancer from County Clare, is the latest person to appear on the cover of Vogue Italia’s ‘youth issue’.
Aidan Walsh an Irish dancer who trained in the Corrib Dance Academy in Galway is the latest Irish fashion insider to attract global attention after he landed the cover of the latest issue of Vogue Italia, one of the most respected trendsetting publications in the business. Walsh, who also trained with the Youth West Ballet, is in his second year of studies at the Bird College in London, the Irish Independent reports today. Now the 18-year-old can count international modelling among his already impressive CV, what with his landing the Vogue Italia cover for the magazine’s Youth Issue.
According to The Clare Herald, Walsh joins Kate Moss and Naomi Campbell as Vogue Italia cover alumni. Not bad for a young lad from Clare who started out hip hop dancing as a child. According to the website, “Aidan is the son of Caroline and Philip Walsh from Ennis. Philip is well known in the town having for many years operated Buskers Musical Instruments on O’Connell Street.”
Expect to hear a lot more about this young man. Walsh is represented by agency Tomorrow Is Another Day and walked the catwalk for shows such as Rory Parnell Mooney, as well as modelling for brands such as Pull&Bear. The shot for Vogue Italia was taken by the renowned photographers Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott.
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