representation matters

27 People of Color from Germany told Vogue Germany why representation is so important, what it looked like in their childhood, what they think of media clichés and stereotypes, and what change they want to see in the future..

director of photography:

Poliana Baumgarten

executive producer:

Tereza Mundilová


Temi Hollist Rest

creative directors:

Alexandra Bondi de Antoni & Tereza Mundilová

production assistant:

Marlene Gotschlich

guest editor vogue.de, video-Editor & interviews

Kemi Fatoba

photographer day 1:

Ekua King

photographer day 2:

Bennie Julian Gay


Nelya Ahmia

hair & makeup:

Adiam Habtezion, Samantha Pottmaier & Djamila Rachor

styling day 1:

Olive Duran & Fiyori Ghebreweldi

styling day 2:

Lorena Maza Carl, Taegert & Ivanna Heredia

video post-production

Benjamin Vornehm & Patrik Bablo

telling stories that inspire you.