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Gemma Louise Ward (born 3 November 1987) is an Australian fashion model and actress.
Born in Perth, Western Australia, Ward was first scouted at the age of 14, and made her Australian Fashion Week debut aged 15.
She later became the youngest model to appear on the cover of the American edition of Vogue, later appearing on the covers of both Teen Vogue and Time.
Vogue Paris would later declare her as one of the top 30 models of the 2000s.
Ward didn't win the competition, but Vivien's Model Agency picked her up after seeing a small picture of her in "Kurv", a quarterly, internationally focused, Australian produced, fashion, arts, beauty, culture and style magazine.
Career At only sixteen, Ward was the youngest model to be listed by American "Vogue" as one of the nine "" Magazine's Style and Design issue.
In September 2004, at the age of 16, Ward became the youngest fashion model on the cover of the American edition of "Vogue" and was the first model to appear on the cover of ", Valentino and Yves Saint-Laurent, and, altogether, Ward has appeared on 30 covers of "Vogue" magazine worldwide.
British photographer Nick Knight stated, "Gemma is one of the very, very few models who look as though they come from another dimension." Fashion designer told "Teen Vogue" in February 2006 that, "She looked like no one else at the time.
She was this alien, and fashion is always looking for newness." Her look inspired a new generation of baby doll-like models such as In Allure magazine (October 2006), Ward is described as "the model of the moment." "Allure"'s creative director Paul Cavaco knows why: "We went through a period that was very va-va-voom, but now the pendulum has swung back.