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What’s Happening With IMATS Sydney 2018?

The rumor is true, we have suspended IMATS Sydney for 2018! Suspended not canceled!! Hear Michael Key, publisher of Make-Up Artist magazine and executive producer of IMATS, explain why in the video below and learn what you can do to stay involved and informed.



IMATS Is Coming to Atlanta!

UPDATED Sept. 26

You spoke, we heard!

We’re so excited to be announcing IMATS Atlanta 2018!

Yes, you read that correctly. The world’s largest celebration of make-up artistry is coming to beautiful Atlanta! Mark your calendars for November 17 and 18.

he motion picture and make-up effects community under one roof!

Thrilled? So are we!

We turn toward the “Hollywood of …

Weta Team! Jason and Kim Docherty to Be Interviewed at IMATS

Jason and Kim Docherty | Photo courtesy of Jason and Kim Docherty

The talented husband-and-wife team of Jason and Kim Docherty will join Make-Up Artist magazine’s publisher, Michael Key, onstage this July.

IMATS Sydney is in its ninth year and continues to grow. With incredible educators and make-up artists like the Dochertys continuing to come on board, IMATS is the world’s largest celebration of make-up artistry. Jason and …

IMATS Welcomes New Silver Sponsor: Matticulous World

Matticulous products | Photo courtesy of Matticulous

Make-Up Artist magazine welcomes newest show sponsor Matticulous World. The new brand will come aboard as a silver sponsor for IMATS Sydney.

The brand was founded in 2014 in Melbourne, Australia. The driving inspiration was to “take uniqueness to new heights” and create change within the cosmetic industry, namely economically. Since 2014, Matticulous World has created …

Rick Findlater, Make-up Artist for ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’, at IMATS Sydney!

Make-Up Artist magazine’s publisher, Michael Key, will delve into the mind of the talented make-up artist Rick Findlater at IMATS Sydney. The Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales hair and prosthetics head of department has been nominated for several awards, including BAFTA and the Academy Awards; he won an OFTA in 2013.

A Double Dose of Glamour and Beauty

Nicole Thompson and Carol Mackie (for M.A.C. Pro) are bringing both glamour and macro beauty to IMATS Sydney. With two demonstrations scheduled these talented make-up artists offer attendees a double dose of make-up knowledge.