I can think of a million reasons why i'm so stoked to attend this year's Makeup Show in NYC, but the fact that Mick Rock is presenting is literally giving me life! The man who immortalized bands and artists from Blondie and Queen to David Bowie will inspire attendees with his long legacy of work that has been firmly cemented in our collective pop culture memory.
Attendees will hear first hand how photographer Mick Rock has made such an impact in the world of music, fashion and makeup. With an international reputation for creating unforgettable images, Mick's work is featured in galleries all over the world and his books have become a must-have in the reference library of every makeup artist. Mick continues to create unforgettable images with musicians like Lady Gaga, Snoop and Lenny Kravitz and has created an aesthetic which influenced a generation of fashion and music photographers and inspires us all.
In the first time keynote at The Makeup Show NYC, Mick will share his story, show attendees some of his favorite work from throughout his career and offer advice for makeup artists searching for their own style and voice while looking to make a mark in today's industry. In addition, The Makeup show NYC will also feature over 75 beauty brands including Diamond Sponsor Make Up For Ever, Platinum Sponsor Crown Brush and Temptu PRO, Silver Sponsor Frends Beauty, NARS and Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics, Supporting Sponsors INGLOT Cosmetics, Alcone, MusaeV and Smashbox, Contributing Sponsors Glamcortec, Bdellium Tools and Pinnacle Cosmetics, and School Sponsor Make Up for Ever Academy.
The Makeup Show NYC will be held on Sunday, May 1, 2016 from 9am to 6pm and on Monday, May 2, 2016 from 9am to 5pm at Metropolitan Pavillion, 125 West 18th Street, NYC. For a complete list of participating brands, educational speakers, schedule of events and prices, please visit www.themakeupshow.com.
I'm thrilled to attend the show this year as well as the blogger preview! I hope to see you there supporting this amazing event for all makeup lovers!
Thank you so much for reading! Xo, Carla - FMM