DENG is a freelance model and multi-faceted creative based in New York by way of Atlanta. Originally from South Sudan, Deng relocated to Atlanta in 2006. His modeling career launched in 2012 and he has modeled for Kanye West x adidas, Apple , Telfar, Vlone , Landlord , Atlanta United, Pyermoss, Opening Ceremony, Jahnkoy, Coco and Breezy, i-D, man about town magazine and many more.
As a creative with a niche for styling and production, Deng has worked with some of the most buzzing names in entertainment including ABRA, BOSCO, Cyhi the Prince, 808 Mafia , Young Paris, FRESH.i.AM, Oberimaafriyie, 424, Rag & bone X Carmelo Anthony , Luol Deng Foundation, Rihanna, Wale & Lil wayne , Swizz Beatz , Sonny Digital, Metro Boomin’,Burna Boy, Playboi Carti, Kap-G , Made In TYO , winmore , Motion Family more.
In 2014, He launched CULTURE CARTEL , a creative agency & global collective that aims to spread tolerance by defying cultural norms through content production and event curation.
DENG has been featured on Complex, Vogue, Fast & Furious 7 , GQ, NYMAG, Highsnobiety, Essence, DazedDigital, WWD, Arabia, Hypebeast, Vulkan,Fashion Bomb Daily , Divo, Kontrol, Red Bull , Afro Style, LUX, Atlanta , i-D and more for his work as well as his personal style and the diversity of His looks and His willingness to take risks.
He is also highly regarded for his passion for soccer, youth empowerment initiatives, and philanthropic efforts.