Alek Wek, one of the more popular and one of the most recognized African models in the world. Although she was born in Southern Sudan, she was discovered in London in the mid and has been featured in multiple publications and popular music videos
angrywocunited: “ The strangely and hauntingly beautiful Alek Wek by Wendelien Daan. She influenced the perception of beauty in the fashion industry. Dark-skinned models were rare, if not unheard of, in the high fashion industry. Wek was “the first.