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Henrik Purienne began with documentary films influenced by the realist aesthetic of filmmakers such as Eric Rohmer and John Cassavetes. His movies are featuring predominantly natural looking girls often set against beach- or poolside situations.

Purienne has created advertising campaigns and editorials in his signature style for brands such as Louis Vuitton, Maison Kitsuné, and Purple.
In 2009 he launched the international fashion and culture publication Mirage Magazine.

Henrik Purienne


Henrik Purienne

New York New Wave – Maison Kitsuné S/S14

As an internationally-renowned photographer and film director, South African-born Henrik Purienne became known for his female-centric photography and vintage aesthetic. Adding to that his role as the Editor-In-Chief and Founder of the international fashion and culture publication, Mirage Magazine, Purienne always has us wondering what he’ll do next.

Modelling as a profession was first established in 1853 by Charles Frederick Worth, the father of haute couture. Types of modelling include: fashion, glamour, fitness, bikini, fine art, body-part, and commercial print models.


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