It's our 16th Annual Beautiful People issue! Below, get to know the 43 people who are changing the world, one painting, film, performance or Vietnamese noodle dish at a time.

ANIMALS
★ JOEY BADA$$ ★ PENN BADGLEY ★ ZANA BAYNE ★ NIKOLAI VON BISMARCK ★ CORY BOND, BRIAN SHIMANSKY + CHAD WHITE ★ ANNA CAMP ★ BOBBY CANNAVALE ★ HUNTER CANNING ★ MARY CHARTERIS ★ MERRIE CHERRY ★ KERRY DIAMOND + ROB NEWTON ★ DJ MESS KID ★ AUDREY GELMAN ★ ILANA GLAZER + ABBI JACOBSON ★ LEIF HEDENDAL ★ BRANDICE HENDERSON ★ HUNTERS ★ SARAH HYLAND ★ KRISTOPHER JANSMA ★ MAURA JOHNSTON ★ TARAN KILLAM ★ KILO KISH ★ LE1F ★ LUDO LEFEBVRE ★ TALI LENNOX ★ ANNA NETREBKO ★ TAO OKAMOTO ★ DANIELLE POLANCO ★ CONDOLA RASHAD ★ SNAPCHAT ★ ADDISON TIMLIN ★ JAIMIE WARREN ★ RUSSELL WESTBROOK ★ NICK VAN WOERT


Hair by Joshua Ristaino at the Magnet Agency using Oribe Hair Care and Anna Lyles for The Wall Group / Makeup by Asami Matsuda at the Magnet Agency using Sisley Paris and Kristina Brown using NARS for Jed Root