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Posts Tagged ‘Q&A’

Artistic Kinship

“With color theory at the core of every make-up application, it was my goal to choose colors that would represent the original painting yet not interfere with the modern direction, look and style,” says McKenna, president and founder of Kett Cosmetics. “We discussed every step, shared ideas, some better than others, and worked together towards the same end goal. Co-creating is an arena that has twice as much creativity fueling it, provided that egos are…

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10 Questions for Mykel Renner: Makeup Artist and Style Icon

Makeup artist Mykel Renner knew from an early age that he was destined for a career in beauty and fashion. Raised in Southern California, he followed his dreams to the ultimate creative mecca – New York City. He’s worked with iconic photographers such as Arthur Elgort, Steven Meisel, and Annie Leibovitz and his work has been featured in several publications including Vogue, Vogue China, 10, L’Officiel Hommes and So Chic, among others. Mykel is a…

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10 Questions for Makeup Artist Vincenza Carovillano

Vincenza Carovillano’s transformative talents as a makeup artist have earned her an Emmy nomination and wide spread respect within the industry. Her impressive resume includes a diverse array of world renowned clients including entertainers, celebrities and socialites. She credits much of her success to having a down to earth approach which enables her to truly connect with people on a personal level. As a result, the looks she creates not only accentuate her clients’ best features…

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10 Questions for Pernille Ituri: Wig Designer and Makeup Artist

Pernille Ituri is the creator of the unique conceptual universe known simply as “ITURI.” A skilled makeup artist and wigmaker, her work debuted at The Royal Theater of Denmark in 2004. She established the ITURI studio in 2006 and has since contributed her unmistakeable touch to more than 70 productions. Recognized in the industry for her creativity, passion and perfectionism, Pernille is well known for her collaborative spirit and high level of artistry. Her loyal…

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10 Questions for Michael DeVellis: Beauty Entrepreneur and Author

As the founder of The Powder Group, On Makeup Magazine and The Makeup Show, Michael DeVellis has the inside track on what it takes to make it big in the pro makeup creative industries. His more than 20 years of experience working with hundreds of top artists, product lines, artist agencies, trade events, productions and publications make him uniquely qualified to share an insider’s perspective on the career of freelance artists from any genre of…

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