IMATS Educator Joanne Gair’s ‘Sports Illustrated’ Adventures

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We are excited to have renowned make-up artist Joanne Gair as an educator at IMATS NY. We have been enthralled with her work for sometime. Case in point, the article below was originally posted on Make-Up Artist magazine’s site March 3, 2016. We revisit it for both the back-patting element (go us! we knew her when) and …

Clever Girl!

Mimi Choi is back! Did you miss her at IMATS New York? Well you have another chance to see this talented visionary artist at IMATS London. Her clever creations at IMATS New York were absolute show stoppers and we can’t wait to see what she conjures up for this upcoming show. Trust us, the illusions …

Want to Go on a Journey?

Self-taught make-up artist Lan Nguyen-Grealis defies the odds! She is the youngest winner of Kryolan’s 2013 Golden Mask Award for Make-up Art and is an internationally published author. This powerhouse make-up artist will be joining us at IMATS London … and you should, too! Nguyen-Grealis will take attendees on one heck of a journey through …

Turn the Page on Your Make-up Career

NY18: Dick Page

Headed to N.Y. IMATS? Well, you’re in for a treat! Make-Up Artist magazine is thrilled to bring renown make-up artist Dick Page to the Big Apple! Page will dish up runway looks, presenting a unique opportunity to see his approach to prepping multiple fashion models for a dynamic and cohesive runway look.

Make-Up Artist magazine recently …

Blanche Macdonald Brings Two Incredible Talents to IMATS Vancouver

IMATS Vancouver welcomes two Blanche Macdonald artists to its roster of talented educators: Mimi Choi and Lyle Reimer. Both artists push the boundaries of make-up and offer education to IMATS attendees that is both inspiring and informative.

Choi is a Blanche Macdonald graduate-turned-instructor and will deliver invaluable lessons at IMATS Vancouver. In Choi’s class—Surreal Make-up Illusions—she …

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.

Marvel Universe Secrets Revealed at IMATS

Netflix has populated the Marvel universe in recent years with Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, Iron Fist and the upcoming The Defenders. The team responsible for developing the characters includes make-up department head Sarit Klein and prosthetics chief Josh Turi.

Don’t miss the panel discussion, moderated by Make-Up Artist magazine writer Joe Nazzaro, and get the …

Don’t Miss Iconic Artist Brigitte Reiss-Andersen

Brigitte Reiss-Andersen

Learn about the history of fashion make-up from renowned make-up artist Brigitte Reiss-Andersen, April 8, at IMATS New York.

Reiss-Andersen’s work can be found in books, museums and on the reference boards of the most influential make-up artists today. From the beginning of her career she was fortunate to work with the high-fashion elite in Paris …

Sam Fine to Share Beauty Secrets


One of the most highly regarded beauty make-up artists working today is coming to IMATS New York in April. Make-Up Artist magazine, which produces IMATS, has announced that celebrity make-up artist Sam Fine will bring his extensive experience to the show as an educator.

Fine has worked his magic on supermodels Naomi Campbell, Tyra Banks and …