Left to Right: 'Il Divo', 'Star Trek' and 'The Young Victoria'
Posted: Tuesday February 02, 2010
The nominees for the 82nd Annual Academy Awards® have been announced by
the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Creators of looks for
an Italian prime minister, aliens, and the queen of England all vie for
Aldo Signoretti and Vittorio Sodano were nominated for Il Divo. Both were previously nominated for Apocalypto (Issue 64 of Make-Up Artist magazine), and Signoretti was also nominated for Moulin Rouge! (Issue 35 of Make-Up Artist magazine).
Barney Burman, Mindy Hall and Joel Harlow received nominations for Star Trek (Issue 78 of Make-Up Artist magazine). This is the first Oscar® nomination for all three artists. For more on the make-up of Star Trek, see the exclusive online articles by Joe Nazzaro and Steve Buscaino and Ron Pipes.
Jon Henry Gordon and Jenny Shircore were nominated for The Young Victoria (Issue 81 of Make-Up Artistmagazine). This is the first Oscar® nomination for Gordon, and Shircore
previously won the Best Achievement in Makeup Oscar® for Elizabeth (Issue 17 of Make-Up Artist magazine).
82nd Annual Academy Awards® will be presented March 7 at 5 p.m. PST / 8
p.m. EST on ABC. For more information on the nominated make-up, see the online exclusive article. Click here for details on the fourth annual Oscar®-Nominated Makeup Artist and Hairstylist Symposium.
London-based make-up artist Angela Holthuis and photographer Izabela Habur set a challenge for themselves: Habur
asked Holthuis, a fashion pro, to create “a small story with bold looks
within a small time frame, to test out how far we [could] push
ourselves creatively,” Holthuis said.
Make-Up Artist magazine is now accepting student competition
applications for the 2009 Los Angeles International Make-Up Artist
Trade Show. The themes for this year are Gothic and X-Men Mutants. The competition is open to students of a recognized make-up school and
to those who graduated 12 months prior to the competition. Make-Up Artist will only accept competition entries postmarked by May 22, 2009.
If you like Prescriptives products, you’d better stock up while you
can: On Sept. 17, Estée Lauder Companies announced it will stop
production and global wholesale distribution of the brand by Jan. 31,
2010. The brand will still be sold online at www.prescriptives.com
while inventory lasts.