Andrea Black’s artistic talent, intuitive eye and dedication to her craft have earned her a reputation as one of the most sought-after make-up artists in the industry. She is known for her innovative approach and strong technique. Her contemporary style is enhanced by her early studies in the visual arts.
Born in the United Kingdom, Andrea’s love of beauty emerged at a very young age whilst spending hours playing with her mother’s cosmetics Her appreciation of colour and texture only intensified as she grew older and a period of assisting in the BBC make-up department had Andrea hooked on the idea of pursuing a career as a make-up artist. The energetic mood of the British fashion scene in the early 90s saw Andrea gravitate to its hub, London, where she was able to establish an impressive portfolio before relocating to Sydney in 2004.
Andrea’s work now features in leading titles including Vogue, GQ, InStyle, Zink, Italian and British Grazia, German Glamour and Dutch Elle. Andrea has also worked on campaigns for fashion clients such as Kookaï, Ted Baker, Levi’s, Jag, Sportsgirl, Sachi, Wish, Satch Glassons. Kozminsky Jewelry, Just Jeans and Dita Von Teese
Andrea works with high-profile performers including Taylor Swift, Fergie, Black Eyed Peas, Miguel, Cyndi Lauper and John Mayer. Catherine Zeta Jones, Pierce Brosnan, Judi Dench, Hugh Jackman, Asher Keddie, Toni Colette and American rapper Eve are also among her celebrity clientele.
Andrea is now based in Sydney and thrives on collaborating with creative teams to produce beautiful images.