Gigi Hadid, Misty Copeland + More Star in 2019 Pirelli Calendar


These images are absolutely breathtaking.

Pirelli has officially released the images from its upcoming 2019 calendar. Entitled “Dreaming,” the photos were shot in NYC and Miami by esteemed photographer Albert Watson.

The calendar features pictures of four incredible women: Gigi Hadid, Misty Copeland, Laetitia Casta, and Julia Garner. The theme is centered around female empowerment and follows each woman pursuing her unique passion.

Take a look at the four different female characters depicted in next year’s calendar:

The Heiress

Gigi Hadid poses as a wealthy, successful young heiress.

The Dancer

Misty Copeland’s character is an aspiring dancer.

The Painter

Laetitia Casta is cast as a bohemian painter.

The Photographer

Actress Julia Garner takes on the role of a photographer.

The 2019 Pirelli calendar marks an important step away from the traditional objectification of the female body. In this calendar, women are not only the center of the story, but they exist with a clear direction and exude a sense of accomplishment.

The representation and diversity shown through this calendar is an inspiring departure from the typical confines of the modeling industry. What’s better than female empowerment?