Welcome to the Martina Kohl Makeup Artist/Designer Portfolio.
Martina Kohl is an innovative Makeup Artist/Designer with over 20 years of experience in Film, Television and Commercials. She was born in Austria, where she received her license as a hairstylist and was trained in hair and makeup for Theater and Film. Since 1989, Martina has resided in Los Angeles where she is an active member and Journeyman of IATSE Local 706, Makeup Artist and Hair Stylists.
Taking great pride in her work, Martina is very enthusiastic, a great leader and loves to collaborate with all departments. She is flexible and dependable with communication being a key factor to her success. Her mission is to work closely with directors, producers, actors and show runners to achieve the desired artistic vision.
Martina's skill-set spans from beauty, SFX, period and contemporary makeup/hair work. Her extensive resume and portfolio will show her ability and versatility as a makeup artist. She works in the US, as well as internationally and holds two Valid Passports (Austria and the US).
Martina has collaborated with celebrated directors like James Ivory, Darren Aronofsky, Gary Ross, Walt Becker, Mark Raffalo, Roger Donaldson, to name a few.
She has been fortunate enough to work with actors such as Michael Keaton, Glenn Close, Vanessa Redgrave, John Hawkes, Flea, January Jones, Jennifer Carpenter, John Travolta, Ralph Fiennes, Christian Slater, Matt Dillon, John Malcovich.