Patricia Cleveland is an American model and one of the first African American women to acheive success within the fashion industry as a catwalk and print model.

Her career began in the 1960s when she was scouted by Carrie Donovan, an editor at Vogue, and has been photographed by noteable photographers such as Irving Pen, Richard Avedon, Andy Warhol and was briefly a muse of Salvador Dalí. Cleveland has continued to work within the fashion indsutry launching her own modelling agency and featuring in a number of documentaries and television programmes.

In more recent years she has walked for brands such as Moschino and Zac Posen, starred in the 2015 Lanvin ad campaign and in 2016 debuted her book, Walking with the Muses: A Memoir where she reflects on her life in Harlem and early modelling career. 

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  1. 9 Feb 2017
    Pat Cleveland creates an interview.

    Pat Cleveland for Stephen Burrows in Versailles '73: American Runway Revolution

  2. 9 Feb 2017
    Pat Cleveland creates an interview.

    Pat Cleveland by Clive Arrowsmith

  3. 6 Feb 2017
    Pat Cleveland creates an interview.

    Pat Cleveland by Antonio Lopez

  4. 19 Dec 2016
    Pat Cleveland creates an interview.

    Pat Cleveland by Irving Penn