United Makeup Artists Expo The UKs Professional Makeup Artist Trade Show That Listens

Speakers 2022

Please check back as more names will be added as they confirm for our 2022 show

Dean Rudd (Makeup Artist and Education Consultant)

Dean Rudd is a makeup artist with a vast wealth of experience working within the makeup industry. Having worked for M.A.C Cosmetics for 18 years Dean has been an integral part of driving creativity, artistry and education for the brand on a global scale.

Dean has worked backstage at international fashion weeks, industry level executive events as well as securing relationships with the worlds leading makeup artists within the realm of Film, Fashion, Social, editorial and Body Art. It is with Body Art that Dean excels and is at his most creative.

Having taken over a teaching position in his home town of East Anglia Dean was responsible for restructuring elements of the 2 year BTEC Diploma in Media Makeup. Dean spent 5 years teaching at the College of west Anglia which went on to produce some of the UK's most successful makeup artists.

Presented by: Dean Rudd – Professional Makeup Artist and Education Consultant

Role : UMAe Education Coordinator, Speaker, Demonstrator
Location : Education, Show floor
Time : TBC

Emma Rutherford (Co-Founder and Editorial Director Warpaint Magazine)
Emma Rutherford

Emma Rutherford is co-founder and editorial director at industry bible Warpaint Magazine, London. Each week, Warpaint features interviews, news stories, trend editorial, events and awards from the creative world of the professional makeup artist. Warpaint champions the work of internationally-acclaimed artists, as well as bringing our readers the latest in cosmetic launches and new collections.

Presented by: Emma Rutherford

Role : Speaker
Location : Education, Competition
Time :TBA

Website: Warpaint Magazine

Covering every aspect of a make-up artist’s brief, Warpaint ventures behind the scenes of blockbuster films, TV productions, editorial shoots and major events to get the artist’s own story. Featuring body art, prosthetics, wig work and SFX as well as high fashion, catwalk, editorial and beauty, Warpaint brings to both pro artists and aspiring students the sense of community and recognition of the incredible work our leading artists achieve.

Emma has become a name in the industry. Her talent and especially her hard work are visible not only in Warpaint, but also in her other role as Co-Founder and Head of Strategy for RI Media, a multi-service consultancy specialising in beauty, cosmetics, hair, wellness, health and lifestyle.

Tanya Noor (Head of Makeup at Phantom Of The Opera, Founder GetSetGo Bags)
Tanya Noor

Tanya trained at the prestigious London College of Fashion in the early 1990’s and has been an established makeup artist for over 25 years working in the fashion, theatre and film and TV industries.

Currently Tanya is head of makeup at Phantom of the Opera at Her Majesty’s Theatre in the West End of London.

Presented by: Get-Set-Go-Bags

Role : Educator
Location : Main Stage, Show floor, Education
Time : Both Days

Website: Tanya Noor

Tanya is a qualified academic professional makeup artist who teaches to a degree level. In conjunction with her busy career Tanya has also developed a range of set bags called Get Set Go Bags. She designed her wide range of set bags for the makeup industry which are available online and at stockists in London, Europe and the USA. www.get-set-go-bags.com

Website - get-set-go-bags.com
E-Mail - info@get-set-go-bags.com
Instagram - http://www.instagram.com/getsetgobags
FB - getsetgobags
Twitter - @getsetgobags
Jackie Sweeney (Makeup Artist)
Jackie Sweeney

After graduating from London College of Fashion in 1994, Jackie went on to work across TV, Theatre and Film before becoming a Co-Founder of Wigs Up North in 2004. With her business partners, she helped the business grow, win awards and launch their own UKMUA brand of products. In 2015, she decided to return full time to filming and retired amicably from Wig Up North.

She has successfully gone on to work as a daily, or main team or crowd supervise on shows such as Peaky Blinders, The Little Stranger (Feature) , Les Miserables (BBC) and Catherine The Great (SKY Atlantic).

Presented by: UMAe

Role : Speaker
Location :Education
Time : TBC

All artist bookings are provisional and subject to cancellation at short notice due to work commitments. We must stress that if an artist cannot attend United Makeup Artists expo the organisers shall not accept this as a reason for an attendee wishing to cancel or requesting a refund. All e-tickets are purchased subject to our terms and conditions and are non refundable under any circumstance