Beth Whitaker, model and art & design student, approached DNA to create a modelling portfolio.
Her look is dynamic and versatile, she trained as a synchronized swimmer which enables her to holding complicated gestures and poses with ease. She was such a joy to photograph and work with as she maintain a fresh and positive attitude throughout the multi day shoot.
Beth is now represented by the Patti Falconer agency.
View the portfolio Beth Whitaker + Model Portfolio
In an interview published in Þjóðviljinn on June 11, 1987, Jón Gunnar describes the genesis of this work as being part of the Scandinavian art project, Experimental Environment, which conducted various artistic experiments in places like Denmark and Iceland in the 1980s. The sun ship symbolizes the promise of new, undiscovered territory. It is located in Sæbraut, central Reykjavík, Lýðveldið Ísland.