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ABOUT ME


Mariana is an internationally trained and experienced makeup artist from Miami-Florida, U.S.A. She has broad knowledge and skill in all the various areas of the makeup field; with experience in social, beauty, print/fashion, TV and film production makeup (including: airbrush makeup, special effects, tattoos, prosthetics and wigs). She has worked in different cities and countries in North-America and Europe.

Fluent in both English and Spanish, she began her career as professional makeup artist while working at Univision, the major Spanish language broadcast television network in the United States, while also freelancing for different makeup brands such as MAC Cosmetics, Bobbi Brown, YSL and Cover Girl. But her curiosity and desire to really master the art of makeup led her to successfully attend and graduate from various world renowned makeup schools: 2015-2016 Mariana completed the 845-hour intensive course at the MAKE UP FOR EVER TV & CINEMA ACADEMY in Paris-France, learning from various award winning make-up artists like Leonard Engelman, Kazuhiro Tsuiji, Marietta Carter and Robin Mathwes, among others; 2014-2015 she finalized a year-long course (880 hours) at the most prestigious make-up academy of Spain, STICK ART STUDIO ESCUELA DE MAQUILLAJE ARTISTICO in Barcelona; 2013 she completed an advanced airbrush workshop in New York City, U.S.A. with DINAIR Institute of Professional Makeup. 

Her passion, professionalism, eye for detail, extroverted personality and ability to work efficiently in the fast paced world of makeup and production make Mariana an exceptional artist. She gets her inspiration from art, fashion, history and different cultures; constantly looking to challenge herself by always pushing her artistic boundaries so that she can continue to grow and evolve as an artist.

Mariana is currently based between Berlin, Germany and Miami, Florida, USA.

WORK EXPERIENCE

 VICE Media / i-D Germany - Exhibition with Photographer Chloe Sheppard, Berlin


 Zuumeo -  ecommerce freelance makeup artist, Berlin

 Laura Mercier - freelance makeup artist, Berlin 


 La France a un Incroyable Talent – makeup department assistant, Paris


 "Le Bureau De Legends" Season 2 (TV series) – makeup department assistant, Paris


 "Me Quemo" Kendji Girac (music video)


 "Where Horses Go To Die" directed by Anthony Hickling (movie) – makeup artist assistant to makeup department head


 Univision – makeup department team, Miami
      Shows:
    ⁃ Nuestra Belleza Latina 2014 Reality TV Show
   Including commercials for: Colgate, Kia Motors, Garnier
    ⁃ Premio lo Nuestro 2014
          - Premios Juventud 2014


 Telemundo – makeup department team, Miami
      Shows:
    ⁃ Latin Billboard Music Awards 2014


 "Timber" Pitbull ft. Ke$ha (music video) – makeup assistant to key makeup artist
   


 CoverGirl – brand embassador makeup artist for the Miami Metro area


 Agua Bendita Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Swim Miami 2013 & 2014 – makeup artist


 Rita Row 080 Barcelona Fashion Week 2015 – makeup artist


 MAC Cosmetics – makeup artist, Miami


 Bobbi Brown – freelance makeup artist, Miami
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