Golden Boy

Kye D’Arcy as featured on John Tan Casting/ Styling

Name: Kye D’Arcy 
Age: 20 
Hometown: Gold Coast, Australia 

How did you get discovered? 

I was discovered by my dad, as he was a model back in the 80’s 

What were you doing prior to modeling? 

I was working as an artist for my father at his surf board factory—”D’Arcy’s Surfboards” 

People would be surprised to know that I… 

Can shape a surfboard 

What’s your latest obsession?

Being healthy 

Your most prize possession? 

My pencils and art book 

Growing up, who did you look up to as your hero? 

My father 

When is the last time you said “I Love You” to someone? 

To my dad, mum and sister on skype 

Three adjectives that best describes you:

Artistic, relaxed and happy 

Describe your personal style:

It changes depending on how I feel. Some days I dress like a skater but I also like to dress smart when I go out

Your favorite place you have travel to: 

At the moment probably NYC so far, there’s still much of the world for me to see! 
Your favorite film and scene from the film:
Lords Of Dogtown—My favorite scene is when Tony, Jay and Stacey first skate the pool

Your favorite sport or sports figure: 

Sport: Surfing, skating and snowboarding
I don’t follow any particular sport cause I have been surfing and skating since I was two years old 

If there’s a destination or item you would recommend us to check out or visit about your native country/city or town, what would you recommend?

Gold Coast, Australia—Natural rock pool up the road from my house! 

Your favorite song? 

My favorite recording artist is Tom Waits 

Greatest moment in modeling so far: 

I feel being on the other side of the world is pretty special and I have modeling to thank for it! 

What is your wish for 2012? 

To see the world and I am happy I am already on my way!