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Aleksandra Igorevna Pivovarova (Russian: Александра Игоревна Пивоварова; born 21 January 1985), better known as Sasha Pivovarova, is a Russian model and actress. She is best known as the longest appearing fashion model for Prada, having been in 19 different AD Campaigns as of 2016 (a record Pivovarova has set for the brand).
In 2013, Pivovarova made a comeback in print ads after giving birth to her daughter in 2012. She appeared in Prada and Prada Resort Spring/Summer 2013 Campaigns shot by Steven Meisel. Pivovarova also appeared in Fall/Winter 2014 campaigns for Massimo Dutti, Chloé, and H&M.
In 2015, Pivovarova appeared in numerous Spring/Summer campaigns for Balenciaga, Juicy Couture Viva La Juicy Fragrance, Etro, Frame Denim, Giada and Fall/Winter campaigns for H&M Beauty, Alberta Ferretti, Toteme and Michael Kors Resort. She also returned in the runway for Karl Lagerfeld’s Chanel Fall/Winter collection.
In 2016, shot by photographer Steven Meisel, Pivovraova returned as the model for Prada’s 2016 Spring/Summer campaign along with Natalia Vodianova and Dutch newcomer Yasmin Wijnaldum, as well as the Max Mara 2016 Spring/Summer campaign. Pivovarova appeared on the cover of Vogue China’s February edition along with Anja Rubik. Pivovarova was on the cover of Vogue Italia for their June 2016 edition photographed by Mario Sorrenti, she then appeared in the AD Campaign for Prada’s Pre-Fall 2016 collection. Pivovarova also appeared in the Ad campaign for Jimmy Choo Fall/Winter 2016 photographed by Craig McDean. She walked in an A Listed models lineup (whom also included Karen Elson, Joan Smalls, Carolyn Murphy, Irina Shayk, Mariacarla Boscono, Andreea Diaconu, Jamie Bochert, Bella Hadid, Taylor Marie Hill, Anna Ewers, Saskia de Brauw, Iselin Steiro) for the Atelier Versace Haute Couture Fall/Winter 16 collection. Photographed by Steven Meisel, Pivovarova was again one of the models chosen for Prada’s Fall/Winter 2016 which was her 19th Prada Advertising Campaign – a record Pivovarova has set for the brand. She again became the face for H&M’s Fall/Winter 2016 campaign.
In 2017, Pivovarova became one the faces for Lanvin in their Fall/Winter 17 campaign and for Dsquared2 in their campaign for Fall/Winter 17 co starring other models such as Joan Smalls and Natasha Poly. Pivovarova opened Dior’s Spring/Summer 2018 RTW collection under the house’s current creative director Maria Grazia Chiuri.
Pivovarova made her acting debut in the science-fiction thriller In Time, opposite Justin Timberlake and Amanda Seyfried. Pivovarova played Clara, the 130-year-old mother-in-law of Vincent Kartheiser’s character, Philip Weis, who is 90 years old.