Agency/Agencies: Next Models LA
Hometown: Anaheim, CA
Current Location: Long Beach, CA
Tell us your story? Who is Asia?
Grew up in a very broken home & I turned all my pain into something beautiful. I learned that it was my choice as to what my future will look like. I'm ambitious, passionate, & driven.
Where are you originally from?
I'm from Anaheim.
Where are you based? Which city do you see yourself in?
I'm based in Los Angeles. I see myself everywhere. I want to travel the world.
How did you get discovered as a model?
I submitted my pictures to agencies & they contacted me back.
What inspired you to be a model?
I always wanted to be since I was a little girl. Everyone told me I had "the look." I always wanted to be on the Tyra Banks show. As I got older & came out my style started to change. I know I'm different & I wanted to make a positive difference in the modeling industry. I also want to use being a model & becoming a public figure to help motivate others.
How long have you been modeling?
I'm new to this. Probably about 9 months.
What’s your favorite part of being a model?
I love meeting new people & creating art. I love seeing the look on people's faces when they capture the pictures. I love seeing everyone do what they love to do. I haven't traveled yet but that will probably be my favorite thing to do.
Your most memorable experience in modeling so far.
I was in a music video! That was exciting!
Are you still in school?
How do you manage your time?
I work, spend time with loved ones, eat, go on hikes, adventures, go to the beach, write songs, write poetry. I'm just a lover of good vibes.
If you can compare your modeling experiences with your favorite music, what would it be?
Hip - Hop because there's always a different mood or flow. It could be serious, upbeat, or more mellow.
Your favorite food.
Thai food !!
Book that you’re currently reading.
Most memorable shoot so far.
I really liked my shoot with Tony Duran. It was interesting because I'm not feminine at all & it was a really girly shoot. It was interesting & he's an amazing photographer. I also enjoyed working with Kela the MUA. She was really cool.
What else keeps you busy aside from modeling?
My job & my loved ones.
What comes next after modeling?
I hope to one day build my own brand and become an entrepreneur. I also want to be a motivational speaker.
Any advice you can give to any aspiring models out there?
Be yourself & stay ambitious. Don't ever give up. Keep going.
I just want to become a big positive impact in the world to be honest.
I'd love to work with everyone!
Tell us a secret.
I can rap.
Currently binge watching ____
If you’re gonna have a book what title would it be?
Never give in.
If you will be given the chance and opportunity to help a specific charity, what would it be and why?
I'm not exactly sure because I haven't looked deeply into that yet. I'd definitely want to fly to foreign countries & help them out.