Margaret Zhang 章凝
Margaret Zhang is an Australian-born-Chinese director, photographer, stylist and writer based between New York and Shanghai.
Be inspired by Margaret Zhang's interpretation of personal, professional and creative growth. The short film was shot in New York, Shanghai and Sydney - and Margaret is seen wearing pieces from Marimekko's Fall/Winter 2018 collection.
"In the face of sink-or-swim, the vulnerability that comes with opening our minds to the endless possibilities in strangers is far more valuable than what looks good on paper."
"Taking control of our trajectories beyond the structures prescribed to us by institutions and clockwork is the champion of innovation - even if it leaves us alone in the open."
Since her digital beginnings in the fashion industry in 2009, Margaret Zhang has worked with global brands in a wide range of capacities both in front of and behind the camera, while completing her Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Laws at The University of Sydney.
Regularly featured in media as a model and personality alike, Margaret's photography, styling and creative direction has been employed by the likes of Vogue, L'Officiel, Harper's BAZAAR, NYLON, Marie Claire, GRAZIA and ELLE internationally.
Margaret's work has been recognized as shaping the international fashion industry by the Business of Fashion BoF500 index and ELLE Magazine's Best Digital Influencer of the Year Award. She has also been listed in Forbes Asia's 30Under30 and TimeOut's 40Under40 lists.