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.


House of Holland
American Vogue (Editorial)
published: March 2010
photographer: Steven Meisel
Prada F/W 10 Show
Prada (Shows)
published: February 2010
Peace, Love & Juicy Couture Fragrance F/...
Juicy Couture (Advertising)
published: February 2010
photographer: Steven Meisel
Dolce & Gabbana Show F/W 10 (Natasha Pol...
Dolce & Gabbana (Shows)
published: February 2010
Gucci Show F/W 10
Gucci (Shows)
published: February 2010
Roberto Cavalli Show F/W 10
Roberto Cavalli (Shows)
published: February 2010
D&G Show F/W 10
D&G (Shows)
published: February 2010
Versace Show F/W 10 (Jac opened and Breg...
Versace (Shows)
published: February 2010
Prada Show F/W 10 (Samantha opened and c...
Prada (Shows)
published: February 2010
Anna Sui Show F/W 10 (Karen Elson opened...
Anna Sui (Shows)
published: February 2010

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