Thomas de Kluyver


About the Artist

Australian born and London based de Kluyver is a self-taught make-up artist who honed his craft by experimenting with makeup on himself and his friends as a teenager during the early 00s rave scene. His unique approach balances strong makeup and subtle references with method and technique. A mix of classic beauty meets youth subculture.

He is contributing beauty editor of Dazed and is credited with creating runway and campaign looks for Calvin Klein, Simone Rocha, ACNE, Missoni, Jil Sander and Kenzo amongst others, as well as collaborating with photographers including Zoe Ghertner, Collier Schorr, Alasdair McLellan, Harley Weir, and Mert & Marcus.