Lights, Camera, Action! Looking for a career in the Makeup Industry then you are just about to embark on one of the most exciting and rewarding career paths that there is! For truly world-class makeup training, look no further than Australia's own, Academy of Makeup.
The Academy of Makeup is Australia's leading makeup training college. Established in Melbourne, the Academy has campuses in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane.
Leaders in our industry we aim to improve the quality of makeup training in Australia. "World Class Training" is our motto and promise to you. Academy of Makeup graduates are well respected and highly sought after.
Our tuition program involves a comprehensive study of traditional as well as new and innovative makeup techniques. Our philosophy is to expose our students to the latest techniques, products and equipment in order to provide them with the skills they need to succeed.
Participation in a real-life work experience program ensures they graduate, with etiquette, enthusiasm and the know-how to succeed in the industry.
The Academy's syllabus, training methods and work experience program are well regarded by professional Makeup Artists in the industry.
Being industry innovators, rather than followers, we set the standard for others. Our syllabus is continually reviewed and updated to incorporate the latest products and techniques currently used here in Australia and overseas.
We provide tuition in all areas of makeup, including film, fashion, multi-media, HDTV, SPFX and injury simulation, photographic, cultural and theatre.
In addition, our students also benefit from our advanced airbrush makeup-training program, products and equipment.
The Academy's professional and experienced trainers are undoubtedly the backbone to our student's success. Our talented trainers will enthusiastically share their skills, knowledge and industry connections with you as you learn the craft of makeup.
You will leave the Academy of Makeup confident and able to work as a professional Makeup Artist we guarantee this and we will continue to support you until you are.
So, whether you are joining us to begin your career as a Makeup Artist or simply to refresh and update your current skills, I welcome you to the Academy of Makeup and hope that we help you to achieve your dreams and goals.
IMATS Sydney 2010!! The Academy of Makeup will be at the show again this year!
18th & 19th September 2010
Sydney Exhibition & Convention Centre, Darling Harbour
We will be selling tickets to the show, One day tickets are $30, two days $50
Call early to organise your attendance and avoid the late fee!
Call HUB Makeup to purchase your tickets
1300 099 866
IMATS 2010 Student Competition
available to current students and graduates for 12 months.
This is a fantastic way for Academy of Makeup Students to establish a name for themselves in front of the industry leaders.
Students considering competing should register soon by clicking on the link below to find out more details.
Academy of Makeup at IMATS Sydney 2009
As part of the Academy's commitment and position within the industry, the Academy of Makeup was heavily involved in the first IMATS show ever in Australia! The photos below showcase the work that the amazing Academy trainers presented to the industry.
The show was a great success and truly inspiring to all. From beauty,
glamour, fashion, Airbrush makeup, body art and Special effects, there was something for all makeup artists.
IMATS Los Angeles USA 2009
David McConnell, Founder and CEO of The Academy of Makeup, and the AOM creative team attended IMATS LA in June 09 this year. The photos above showcase the amazing work that was presented to the industry. IMATS organisers told David that 2009 was the best year on record.
Stay tuned for more details and images from local and international IMATS Shows.
The next IMATS show that David and his team will travel to is IMATS in
Passadena America, USA 2010.
Founder & CEO
Diploma of Entertainment
I started the Academy in response to a need for a true industry-based training facility of the type that, until now, has not been available in Australia. To be a great Makeup Artist, you need to be trained by the best teachers and train in a truly World Class facility. I am proud to offer you the Academy Of Makeup