|Residence||The Bronx, New York City|
|Occupation||Model, activist, author, artist|
|Height||5 ft 4 in (1.63 m)|
|Manager||Elite Model Management (New York) |
Aaron Philip is an Antiguan-American model signed to Elite Model Management. She has notably received success from exposure on Twitter and Instagram as a black, transgender, and disabled model, and has modeled for Paper Magazine and ASOS.com. She was born with cerebral palsy.
She was signed to Elite Model Management in July 2018, with this being announced publicly on 1 September 2018. Prior to her signing, Aaron Philip was featured in photoshoots, including online fashion retailers. She is an author of the autobiography This Kid Can Fly!
- "Elite Model Management - Aaron Philip - Portfolio". Archived from the original on 2018-09-29. Retrieved 2018-09-28.
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- "This disabled trans teenager is changing the world of modelling". The Independent. 24 May 2018.
- "Trans model with cerebral palsy Aaron Philip signed by major modelling agency - PinkNews · PinkNews". www.pinknews.co.uk.
- Nast, Condé. "Aaron Philip Just Became the First Disabled Transgender Model to Sign With Elite". Teen Vogue.
- Nast, Condé. "Meet the Disabled Trans Model Who's Here to DOMINATE the Fashion World". them.
- "Model Aaron Philip Signs with Elite Model Management". PAPER. 1 September 2018.
- CNN, Oscar Holland (2019-02-18). "The trans, disabled model taking on a $2-trillion industry". CNN Style. Retrieved 2019-02-19.
- @ELITENYC (1 September 2018). "#EliteNYC is thrilled to announce the representation of #AaronPhilip. The #NewYorkTimes profiles Philip in today's paper on breaking new grounds within the industry. Welcome aboard the #EmpowerMeElite team, Aaron! Shot by #BryanWhitely" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
- Barksdale, Aaron; Zaragoza, Alex; Aguas, Marion (2018-10-10). "Trans Disabled Teen Model Aaron Philip Is the Future of Fashion". Vice. Retrieved 2019-02-04.
- Nast, Condé. "NYFW Wasn't Ready For Aaron Philip — But She's Just Getting Started". Teen Vogue. Retrieved 2019-02-19.