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SFX Makeup and Movie green screen with brian sipe
The Show Sydney | 8th & 9th February 2020 | ICC Sydney

Makeup | Hair | Beauty | SFX | Body Painting

Showcase Event

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Welcome to this years showcase event featuring some of the top Special effect make up artists from around the world! If you are a successful entrant you will work alongside some of the worlds greatest talents in the makeup industry.

The Showcase pro team this year is 

Brian Sipe

Damian Martin

Adam Johansen

Katherine Brown

Antony Mcmullen

To enter this competition you need to be a recently graduated makeup artist – (recently graduated is defined by someone who has completed a makeup course within the last 5 years.)

If chosen you will be assigned a pro makeup artist to collaborate with on the day, your responsibilities will include assisting your pro with the makeup application and providing the model and the costuming for the day.

Each team will be given a goodie bag of animal prosthetics supplied by millennium FX to apply and the most popular design, as voted by the attendees on the day will be the winner.

The competition is on Saturday and will start at 10:00am sharp and brushes down at 1:00pm no exceptions. The online voting portal will open at 1:00pm and close at 3.30pm sharp. This is a peer voted event so we advise you walk around showing your model off to garner votes!

Presentations will begin at 4.00pm on the keynote speaker stage. All contestants and their models must be at the keynote speaker stage by 3.45pm ready for the presentation.

The contestant from the winning team will receive $1000 in cash & 1 weeks work experience at ODD STUDIOS

The contestant from the runner up team receives a SFX goodies bag worth over $500.00

All successful applicants will be notified by email and will need to report to the registration desk at 8.30am Saturday morning with their model, costuming, makeup/hair kits and any other items needed to complete their design. The Show Management is not responsible for products required for this event.

All competitors will receive copies of the professional images on a USB Stick post event.


  2. Select your Industry general entry ticket (if you already have one skip to step 3)
  3. Select the competition you wish to enter. follow all prompts to check out.
  4. EMAIL competitions@theshowsydney.com.au with your full name and Competition ticket QR code
  5. The Show will send you a reply email with your competition account login details
  6. LOGIN TO “MY ACCOUNT” via The Show Website
  7. UPLOAD PHOTOS via the link BELOW

Entries close for this event at midnight EST 19th January 2020

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Register your interest here and we will let you know when our ticket sales become available.

Register your interest here and we will let you know when our ticket sales become available.