V125 Next Gen: Vivienne Rohner

V125 Next Gen: Vivienne Rohner

V125 Next Gen: Vivienne Rohner

“I’m from Switzerland. My hidden talent is speaking five languages, and one day I hope to travel to Cuba. This year, I hope to be at a picnic, reading true-crime books.” -Vivienne Rohner

“I’m from Switzerland. My hidden talent is speaking five languages, and one day I hope to travel to Cuba. This year, I hope to be at a picnic, reading true-crime books.” -Vivienne Rohner

Photography: Inez & Vinoodh

Styling: George Cortina

Text: SAMUEL ANDERSON

A new generation of supermodels is here. They are taking over the world's runways, serving looks on magazine covers, and becoming industry muses. These models are present both physically and digitally in today's world. With summer just around the corner, they prepare for some well-deserved rest and relaxation—even in the face of COVID-19.

Our next picturesque cover star is Vivienne Rohner. If she's not walking for top designers such as Salvatore Ferragamo, she's fronting campaigns for fashion houses such as Mugler. Vivienne is lensed by photographers Inez and Vinoodh and styled by George Cortina for the cover of V125. talked with Vivienne about what she's currently reading, hidden talents, and what it's been like practicing social distance.

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Read the full interview, below.

Vivienne wears top Re/Done Watch Cartier Tank Solo On hair Oribe Free Styler Working Hair Spray

V MAGAZINE Where are you from?

VIVIENNE ROHNER Switzerland

V How would you describe the summer of your dreams?

VR On a boat

V What is your ultimate summer song?

VR "Dweller On The Threshold" by Van Morrison

V Many people are reevaluating travel plans… If you were to be in one place for most of the summer, where would that be?

VR Somewhere near the ocean!!

V What is on your summer reading list?

VR True crime

V What is your favorite summer memory?

VR Picnics

V When you’re not modeling, what are you up to? Do you have a hidden talent? What would people be surprised to hear?

VR [When I am not modeling, I am watching] movies at Metrograph NYC. [My hidden talent is] I speak five languages.

V How would you describe the current wave of Models/Generation?

VR Instagram

V How do you feel in front of the camera?

VR Fantastic

V What do you hope for this year?

VR Enrichments

V How did the onset of this year’s public health crisis change your outlook on life and/or work?

VR It changes everyday. I’m learning how important it is to be flexible in one’s thinking.

V What have you learned (or what do you think people can learn) while in solitude / practicing social distance?

VR How peaceful it can be to not feel like you always have to be somewhere. 

V The public healthy climate has shaped many people’s reading/viewing habits—what are some reading or viewing material you’ve sought out in this time?

VR I have been reading biographies of inspiring figures from history. Ron Chernow’s biography of Ulysses S. Grant has been my favorite. I have also been watching a lot of Hitchcock movies.

Credits: Vivienne Rohner: (Heroes) MAKEUP: DICK PAGE (STATEMENT ARTISTS) HAIR: JAMES PECIS (BRYANT ARTISTS) MANICURE: RIEKO OKUSA (SUSAN PRICE NYC) EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: STEPHANIE BARGAS (VLM PRODUCTIONS) PRODUCER: TUCKER BIRBILIS (VLM PRODUCTIONS) PRODUCTION COORDINATOR: EVA HARTE (VLM PRODUCTIONS) PRODUCTION MANAGER: JOHN NADHAZI LIGHTING TECHNICIAN: JODOKUS DRIESSEN (VLM STUDIO) DIGITAL TECHNICIAN: SASHA VINE (VLM STUDIO) PHOTO ASSISTANT: JOE HUME STYLIST ASSISTANTS: MOSES MORENO, SEAN NGUYEN, SZALAY MILLER, SHO TATSUISHI MAKEUP ASSISTANT: GINA DADDONA HAIR ASSISTANTS: ANTON ALEXANDER, CANDICE KELLY, AKIRA YAMADA LOCATION: INDUSTRIA BROOKLYN

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