The Make-up Museum showcases famous works from film, television and advertising, created by make-up industry leaders. The museum often features rare photo collections, movie memorabilia and pieces from special make-up effects studios. Past contributors have included the Stan Winston Studio, Mike Hill, W.M. Creations, Creative Character, KNB EFX Group, the Chiodo Brothers, Creature Effects and many others. The museum is your chance to see make-up history up close.
The IMATS Vancouver Make-up Museum will be curated by Dallas Harvey. Harvey is a special effects make-up artist, prosthetics sculptor and digital-concept designer. He operates Vancouver Makeup Effects, a traditional and digital-effects studio in Vancouver, British Columbia. Out of his studio location he also instructs beginner-to-advanced effects and sculpture classes on a weekly basis. In addition, Harvey created the Digital Makeup Design program at Blanche Macdonald Centre and is a published writer in the Lab Tech section of Make-Up Artist magazine. His recent work is viewable on his website, VancouverMakeupEffects.com.