Arno Ari


Arno Ari



South Africa

State / Region

Port Elizabeth



I'm a very fun, outgoing, interesting type of person , I'm very loyal and committed to what I set out for my self to achieve in life, what unique about me is, I would say my look and my hair my style and the way I carry my self in public and in tough or good situations 

My brand is young, fun and stylish still mature with elegance and a touch of gentleman's style , I don't have any particular service's to offer as I don't limit my self in life , but only strive to reach all the service's needed from me as a model

Arno, what are your passion and aspiration in life? How did you start as Model?

I have a huge passion Runway modelling and well as keeping fit, and the work I do as a model, I'm very passionate about photography to ability to create a moment caught forever in a photograph , I aspire to be the best person and version of my self that I can become, I want to aspire someone to look at me and say because if you I didn't give up 

I started as a model when I got scouted for the 2 year course and after that I was introduced into the modelling industry

Who is your inspiration in life Arno? How do you stay inspired as a Model?

My inspiration in life is firstly my beliefs and to hear people whom never gave up and eventually reached their dreams it inspires me never to give up fight for my dream cause every day is a day closer to achieving my dream , I'm inspired by keeping fit , staying healthy exercising regularly and looking after my self and putting my self out there as a model

We all make mistakes Arno; we wish we could take back. What was the mistake you made in the past that you wish you can take back?

I worked with an unprofessional photographer and still gave him credit lol

Arno, How do you describe yourself in terms of working with clients?

I'm a very dedicated, professional and committed to what I do I believe in staying loyal to my work and take whatever the client's needs are very seriously as your client base builds you as a brand in the end , and I go to my full potential to fit all the client's needs required as a model.

Please tell us, Arno, how do you prioritise work, social life, friends, and family?

I'd say work and family is a very big priority to me and should always come first, friends and family I socialise with if and when I have free time.

Arno, please give us an example of a time when you were able to persuade someone to see things your way at work successfully.

I suggested to a former retail manager to keep his business open on a Sunday for a certain period which turned out to be very good for his business

Arno, please tell us about your proudest professional accomplishment as a Model.

When I Won the Face of Artistic Africa Photography, and I was in the Semi-finals for Top Model South Africa and this interview now of course lol

Arno, please give us an example of a time you were able to be creative with your work. What was exciting or difficult about it?

I had to walk in a fashion show where the theme was recycled fashion, and the design and style had to be made self and still needed to walk your design in the fashion show

What advice would you give to the people who want to be successful as a Model?

Firstly believe in your self, believe that you can and will get there, be able to take good or bad criticism and turn it into something positive learn from, and better your self and just put your self out there find you're brand find your look and go there and own it

Photo Credits:

Photographer: Wiehahn Coetzer