Makeup Shop – NYC

Jordan Plath

Jordan Plath is a Special Effects Makeup Artist with over twenty years industry experience working across creative, retail and commercial fields including film, television, theater, and live events.


Jordan’s career began as an intern at the award-winning special effects studio, Creature FX Inc. in Los Angeles, CA.  After graduating from University of California, Santa Cruz with a degree in studio art, Jordan returned to Los Angeles to acquire professional training in makeup artistry at the prestigious Make-up Designory.


Since then, Jordan has worked as a makeup artist and in special effects studios as a sculptor, mold-maker, and fabricator. Some of his work credits include:  Tron: Legacy (film), Deadliest Warrior (TV series), The Fly—The Opera (theater) and Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios Hollywood (live event).

Now based out of San Francisco, Jordan Plath is an integral team member of Kryolan USA’s headquarters.  He currently serves as the FX Specialist, Showroom Manager, and most recently has been appointed to lead Kryolan’s National Education Program where he teaches a variety of technical classes including airbrush, theatrical make-up and special effects.

Instagram: @jordancplath