Sasha Pivovarova was born in Moscow. She was a girl who never dreamed of being a model. But everything began after a friend and photographer, Igor Vishnyakov, had taken pictures of her. He knew she had something special, so he gave it to the IMG and her career began. Before that, she studied art history at the Russian University of Humanities. Shortly after she signed the IMG in 2005, she went to Prada. After that she made the campaign for Prada. She fashioned fashion by being the face of Prada for 6 consecutive seasons and was the first model to do so. From 2008 she has appeared in over 9 Prada ads. However, it will not appear in Pradas Case 08 campaign, which will label Linda Evangelista. She is ranked 2 on the top 50 models of women’s list of models.com, sharing the body with colleagues top fashion model, Isabeli Fontana.
In the May 2007 issue of American Vogue she was presented as a new crop of Supermodels on the cover with her colleagues Doutzen Kroes, Caroline Trentini, Raquel Zimmermann, Jessica Stam, Agyness Deyn, Coco Rocha, Hilary Rhoda, Chanel Iman and Lily Donaldson. In her interview she talked about her love for art and reading. Her current project read the book War and Peace. Recently she was on two other covers of Vogue in August and September 2007. Russian fashion and British vogue, back to back. Recently, Sasha has appeared in the Pirelli calendar 2008 and in the May 2008 edition of the Australian Vogue.
When asked what their favorite part of the job is, she said the photo shoots and travels. She told CNN in an interview that she was meeting people and seeing places that she would never be able to meet or see if it was not for modeling. She is known for her horse-like walk, muscular body, small pupils and dark undereyes and catlike features. Also their height, the natural appearance and the goofy / funny personality behind the stage and the serious personality on the runway.