About

Andrea C. Samuels is an award-winning makeup artist who started off as a painter in her early years. She began her creative career drawing and sketching people at the age of two, eventually enrolling in art college courses in The School of The Art Institute at age nine. In 2009, Andrea Samuels enrolled and graduated from Make Up First LLC in Chicago, IL. Between 2013 through today, Andrea has assisted some of the industry's top makeup artists such as AJ CrimsonSir John BarnettDeShawn Hatcher, Ashunta Sheriff, Gabriel Almodovar and Violette. Andrea became the first makeup finalist for the VFiles Made 2015 Runway Show at New York Fashion Week. Andrea's work can be seen nationally and internationally with clients like Elle Magazine, V Magazine, Nike, Mizani and Hard Rock Hotels.

Representation

Factor Chosen Agency in Chicago

Contact: NancyG@FactorArtists.com

Awards

VFILES Made Fashion Award: Finalist for New York Fashion Week FW2015

Clients

900 Shops. Akira. Alyse Paris Prom Designs. Art Van Furniture. Ava Duvernay. BET. Big 10 Network. Bonton. Centric TV. Cooper's Hawk Winery. Cosmopolitan. Corn Nuts. Glossed & Found. Hair Cuttery. Hard Rock Hotel. Illinois Lottery. Inglot. Kohls. Kraft Foods. Lana Jewelry. Landa Prom Designs. Madeline Stowe. Maybelline Color Studio. Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. Michelle Williams. Mizani Hair Care. MSNBC. MTV. Nickelodeon. Nigel Barker. Nike. Rodarte. SAIC. Sears. Sephora.com. Static Nails. Target. The Rock Agency. Unilever. Virgin America. Virgin Hotels. Veronica Webb. V Files. WCIU-26. WE TV. WGN-9.

Publications

1883 Magazine (UK). Art Van Catalog. Bambi Magazine. Ben Trovato. Brune' Magazine (Paris). Chicago Woman Magazine. Columbia College Catalog. Dazed Magazine (UK). Elegant Magazine. Elle Magazine (USA and Bulgaria). Ellements Magazine. Glamour (US & UK). Fifty 8 Magazine. Glossed and Found. Hooligans Magazine. La Petite Magazine. Livid Magazine (UK). Lone Wolf Magazine (UK). Marie Claire (US). MOD Magazine. Modern Salon Magazine. Money Magazine. Most Magazine. Nail It! Magazine (UK). Nails Magazine. The Polo Book. Schon Magazine (UK). Scruggs Magazine. Sheridan Road. Splash by Landa Designs. Superior Magazine (Berlin). Time Magazine. VFILES Weekly. V Magazine. Vogue.com. Woman Magazine (Austria) Z!NK Magazine.