Tribute to Ambrose Olsen

A little more than a year ago, on April 22nd, 2010, the model Ambrose Olsen commit suicide by hanging. He was found hung at his home in New York.

Ambrose Olsen was born in Homer, Alaska in the United States on November 1985, his death hit him at the age of 24.

Prior to modeling, he studied to be carpenter. He also practiced surfing, boxing and hockey as sports and planned to volunteer for the US Navy.

He moved to New York City in 2002 and began modeling.
Ambrose Olsen appeared in many print ads and a few runway shows and fashion videos.
At the time of death he was represented by the modeling agency Click Management.

Major advertising campaigns

  • 2003: Hugo Boss ad campaign with Raquel Zimmermann
  • 2005: D&G on request of Steven Klein
  • 2006: Nautica print ads
  • 2006: Dior Homme skin care
  • 2007: Armani Exchange
  • 2009: Extreme Attitude fragrance by Giorgio Armani (contract)







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