Becca Gilmartin is a Makeup and Body Artist working between Australia and the USA
Born in Adelaide and currently residing between Australia and Los Angeles, Becca’s aesthetic stretches across the full spectrum of natural beauty to body illustration effortlessly as one of Australia's favourite makeup artists.
Beauty Editor of Australia’s premier Beauty publication, LAUD Magazine and ABIA’s 2014 ‘Makeup Artist of the Year’, Becca has been described as “Australia’s own Pat McGrath of intricate Body Art”. Becca’s unique work has been featured in publications such as i-D online, Black Mag, RUSSH, Vulkan, Oyster, Vogue Italia Talents, Helmet and Makeup Artist Magazine. Her body work has been a semi-finalist for the Moran Art Prize 2012 and 2013 with her work with Patrick Fileti and Thor Elias.
Becca is a regular guest speaker on the international stages of IMATS, Salon Melbourne, Sydney Beauty Expo, AH&M Trade Show, IMAE and has appeared on Channel 7s The Morning Show. As a qualified educator, Becca is a regular guest speaker at Australia's leading Makeup Schools as well as touring around Australia her unique course, Makeup Artist Bootcamp. The founder of The Green Brush Project, Becca is committed to maintaining a support network for Australian Makeup Artists which includes being the Creative Director of The Face2Face Makeup Awards in Sydney since 2013.
Becca works with talents such as Kimbra, Dannii Minogue, Tara Moss, Antonia Kidman, Martin Short, Angus Stone, PNAU, Sarah Blasko, Missy Higgins, Sophie Monk, The Presets, Lisa Mitchell, Ella Hooper, Gracie Otto, Barry Otto and has been commissioned to work on shows such as Australia’s ‘Dancing with the Stars’ , Australia and Germany’s Next Top Model, The Voice and the 2013, 2014 season of X Factor with Makeup and Body Art.
In 2016, Becca released her debut Body Art Book duo - We The Painted and Makeup Artist Bootcamp Book One – which sold out the first print run in 3 months.