Pat McGrath

Makeup Artist

Other credits: Model, Creative Director, Designer




Nationality: United Kingdom
From Northampton, England, Pat is considered one of the top makeup artists in the world. Pat is currently Global Cosmetics Creative Design Director for Procter and Gamble behind some of the world’s most glamorous and powerful make up brand names-Max Factor, CoverGirl, SK-II and the recently launched Dolce and Gabanna. Previously, Giorgio Armani hired Pat to design his makeup line.

Constantly in demand by top celebrities such as Madonna, Oprah, Jennifer Lopez, Scarlett Johansson and Jennifer Aniston Pat McGrath’s editorial work with top photographers like Steven Meisel for Italian Vogue and American Vogue continually breaks new ground. She collaborates on major fashion advertising campaigns such as Prada, Louis Vuitton, Balenciaga, Calvin Klein, Versace, Valentino, Dolce & Gabbana, Giorgio Armani, YSL and Lanvin. She also dispenses her sought after knowledge in the expert advice pages of Allure and as a Beauty Director of i-D magazine.

Pat currently creates the catwalk make up for a plethora of world class designers including: Prada, Miu Miu Louis Vuitton, Balenciaga Christian Dior, John Galliano, Calvin Klein, Bottega Veneta, Versace, Valentino, Dolce & Gabanna, Lanvin, Stella McCartney, Yohji Yamamoto, and Viktor & Rolf. (Bio from IMG press release, May 2009).

In December 2013, received an MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) from Queen Elizabeth II, for her work in beauty and fashion.


Coach S/S 16 Show
Coach (Shows)
published: 09/15/2015
Victoria Beckham S/S 16 Show
Victoria Beckham (Shows)
published: 09/13/2015
DVF S/S 16 Show
Diane von Furstenberg (Shows)
published: 09/13/2015
Givenchy S/S 16 Show
Givenchy (Shows)
published: 09/11/2015
Maison Margiela
Another Magazine (Editorial)
season: Fall/Winter 2015
photographer: Craig McDean
Garage Magazine F/W 15 Covers
Garage Magazine (Magazine Cover)
season: Fall/Winter 2015
MFF Magazine (Editorial)
published: September 2015
photographer: Pablo Arroyo
Vogue Italia (Editorial)
published: September 2015
photographer: Steven Meisel
Vogue Italia September 2015 Cover
Vogue Italia (Magazine Cover)
published: September 2015
photographer: Steven Meisel
Covergirl Star Wars Collection 2015
Covergirl (Advertising)
season: Fall/Winter 2015
photographer: Tim Richardson

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