Learn from legendary artists making an impact on our industry’s past, present and future at our Main Stage. These not-to-miss sessions allow artists and industry insiders at all levels of the industry to watch, listen and learn. The Main Stage is a must for the attendees who want to learn how to advance their own artistry and careers.
*Main Stage presentations are included in your show ticket.
Artistry in Action: Timothy Hung – 12:30pm-2:00pm, Main Stage A
Makeup Artist Timothy Hung has taken the title of makeup artist to new levels. With knowledge in fashion and art and the ability to combine the passions that drive him, Timothy creates and captures works of art that draws the line between makeup art and fine art. In his first keynote at The Makeup Show, you will watch a Master Artist in Action as he takes on the elements of art. Timothy will showcase the visual components of color, form, line, shape, texture and value to take you from fundamentals to the fantastical. Watch and experience how an artist can use color and texture to elevate an application and showcase how two dimensional ideas are adapted to three dimensional in an application.
A Career in Makeup: Rachel Goodwin – 2:15pm-3:45pm, Main Stage A
Makeup artist Rachel Goodwin is one of the most respected artists working today. Working with clients such as Brie Larson, January Jones and Emma Stone. sought after by celebrities and loved by fellow makeup artists, she has become synonymous with makeup that is impactful and as individualized as the icons she has worked with. In this session, Rachel talks about her career and shares some thoughts on what you can do in your own career to make your mark. She will show you an application and bring you through the decision making and product selection process. Rachel will encourage you to channel your inner artist and create a memorable makeup every time.
IN MY KIT – The Formula For Success: Kevin James Bennett – 4:00pm-5:30pm , Main Stage A
Ever wonder how some makeup artists are able to work on the fly and create any look…out of a compact kit? It’s their knowledge of formulation.
Emmy Award winner and product expert, Kevin James Bennett, breaks down cosmetic and skincare formulas to key ingredients a makeup artist should look for, and which product types are a MUST for the core of your working kit. The discussion continues with tips on how to use your new formulation knowledge to combine products and multiply your creative options…without weighing down your kit with unnecessary extras.
This presentation is perfect for beauty professionals who want to optimize their kit investment ($$$) and work more efficiently.