British make-up artist Gina Kane was born and raised in Manchester.
Having qualified in Make-up and Beauty Therapy, Gina began her career at The Royal Exchange Theatre. The position there was to run make-up and wigs for the shows. Within three years Gina was designing make-up and body painting for productions. A position offered by The National Theatre saw Gina make the move to London.
When film director Michel Gondry sought Gina’s expertise for the award winning commercial “Mermaids” for Levis, her career quickly progressed into moving film. Beauty commercial for Karl Lagerfeld Parfums, led to many more beauty shoots and since Gina has moved into stills for fashion and beauty.
Gina now works internationally with leading photographers around the world.
Her work has been featured in leading magazines worldwide including Harpers Bazaar, Numero, V, I-D, British, German, Spanish Vogue, British, French and Italian Elle, Muse, Wonderland, Italian and British Marie Claire.
Working alongside Solve Sundsebo, Gina created the mannequins that are featured in the world renowned Alexander McQueen’s Savage Beauty book also exhibited at the Metropolitan museum in New York andto come to London in 2015.
Gina is much in demand for Red Carpet events with many high profile celebrity clients including Gwyneth Paltrow, Kate Hudson, Claudia Schiffer, and Lily Allen.
PERSONALITIES featured in portfolio
MAGAZINES featured in Portfolio
RUSSIAN VOGUE NUMERO
BRITISH VOGUE HAUTE MUSE
GERMAN VOGUE A PERFECT GUIDE
TURKISH VOGUE GLAMOUR
SPANISH VOGUE i-D
HARPERS BAZAAR CRASH
VANITY FAIR ELLE
IN STYLE FLAIR
L’OFFICIEL ITALIAN GLAMOUR
MUSE ITALIAN AMICA
ITALIAN MARIE CLAIRE RUSSIAN GQ
V MAGAZINE VS MAGAZINE
PHOTOGRAPHERS featured in Portfolio
ANTHONY MAULE NADAV KANDER
SOLVE SUNDSBO BEN HASSETT
MARIO TESTINO LUIS SANCHIS
PETER LINDBERGH JOHN AKEHURST
MILES ALDRIDGE ROBERT WYATT
SIMON EMMETT DAVID SLIJPER
RUVEN AFANADOR NICK KNIGHT
DAVID BAILEY LORENZO AGIUS
TOBY MACFARLAN POND JULIAN BROAD
MILES ALDRIDGE INDELKOFER & KNOEPFEL
RANKIN ROBIN DERRICK
ELAINE CONSTANTINE MATT JONES
ALESSANDRO DAL BUONI KAYT JONES
FREDDIE HELWIG JAN WELTERS
FELICITY INGRAM JON GORRIGAN