The world’s largest celebration of makeup artistry is taking over New York this weekend. Thousands of makeup pros, artists, exhibitors and beauty lovers will gather for the International Make-Up Artist Trade Show (IMATS), April 13-15 at Pier 94.
Network with other makeup artists while getting top tips and trends in fashion and film along with demos and access to must-try products and tools. There will also be a makeup museum and Battle of the Brushes student competition.
Make-up pros from fashion and film (including Oscar, BAFTA and Saturn award winners) provide education and demonstrations at IMATS, and new products often debut there. IMATS also features a Make-up Museum and the Battle of the Brushes student make-up competitions, where international make-up students race to create winning looks.
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Experts will also lead classes on such topics as contouring, bridal, airbrush, avant garde, red carpet and business of beauty. Instructors include Andrew Sotomayor, Fatima Thomas, Saisha Beecham, Jordan Hanz, Nzingha, Louie Zakarian, Madeline Leonard, Sue Devitt, Carine Trezza, Luis Casco and Jeanna Bonello.
IMATS NY will be open to the public April 14, 9am – 5pm, and April 15, 10am – 5pm. Make-Up Artist magazine Pro-Card holders can get exclusive early bird access Friday, April 13 from 3 to 7pm. Pro-card holders will also get front-of-the-line service, preferred classroom seating and pro-only discounts from participating exhibitors throughout the weekend.
For tickets or more information, visit imats.net.