Grande Maison


Macro make up – Jürgen is playing with textures, colors and light

Jürgen has been working in the beauty domain since 1976. He started with un apprenticeship as a hairdresser and was trained by Vidal Sassoon, Jean Loui David, Dessages which helped him to capture the whole as beauty.

His personal claim of beauty did lead him to a make up school in Cologne were he graduated after an education as a Make up Artist one year later. Since 1985 he lives between Paris – New York and was demanded regularly for working on editorial, fashion/run-shows, beauty shots, where he deepened his craft, creativity, the ability to work in the team, to inspire and be inspired.

Early on long time before digital photography appears, Jürgen was fascinated by the simplicity and transparency of make up which is very important in our days and always a very important issue to keep the natural glow... playing with textures, colors and light, also known as macro make up.

Jürgen's work appeared in Vogue Paris, Vogue Spain, Vogue Japan, Vogue US Ten, Elle, Numéro, V Magazine, Dazed & Confused, Harper's Bazaar Spain, M Le Monde, Madame Figaro, Métal, Muse.

Celebrities like Emma Watson, Léa Seydoux, Astrid Bergès-Frisbey, Milla Jovovitch, Marc Jacobs, Laetitia Casta, Kylie Minogue, Carla Bruni, Frida Pinto, Eva Green, Mélanie,Laurent, Eva Herzigova, Claudia Schiffer, Bar Rafaeli, Salma Hayek.

Represented by Artlist, Paris