Wella Professionals have announced 22 talented finalists for the 2019 Wella TrendVision Awards across Australia and New Zealand, who will go on to compete in the live final international awards in Spain in March 2020.
The annual TrendVision Award showcases spectacular hairdressing that celebrates true creativity, with the Australian and New Zealand finalists being celebrated at the annual ANZ TrendVision Gala Event in Sydney in January 2020.
The ANZ TrendVision Gala Event will showcase each of the finalist’s creative looks live in front of an esteemed international and national judging panel comprising of Sonya Dove, Rebecca Taylor, Mana Dave, Benni Tognini, Natalie Anne, Pavlos Divitaris, Damien Rinaldo, Frank Apostolopoulos, Jack Morton and Cameron Pine.
The Wella Prodessionals education team and a selection of revered hair artists, led by Creative Manager Ludmila Hlinovsky, will present a spectacular show, taking the audience on a sensory journey into an explosion of colour and progression of society and trends.
Commenting on the 2019 Australian and New Zealand finalists, Wella Professionals Education and Digital Leader, Tracey Hughes, said “The outstanding quality of work entered was inspiring, ensuring our esteemed judges had their work cut out for them determining the finalists.”
“Wella TrendVision leads the way with providing an unparalleled opportunity to celebrate the stylist’s artistry. We are so proud of the talent and look forward to celebrating these artists into our Wella family at our Gala Event in January,” she concluded.
Australian Colour Artist finalists
- Sarah Culliford, Plumage
- Julia Demarte, Joey Scandizzo Salon
- Caroline Daoud, UVA Salon
- Evan Blitsas, UVA Salon
- Elena Nardone, Rokk Ebony
- Daniel Reynolds
New Zealand Colour Artist finalists
- Shay Kapur, Rodney Wayne
- Sky Srisukpolluck, The Black Studio
- Jay (Yucheng) Jin, studioC
- Anthony Bayer, Anthony Bayer Hair
- Su Lin, Su Lin
Australian Creative Artist finalists
- Jude McEwen, TONI&GUY Perth Central
- Amy Gaudie, Urban Chic
- Jacinta Hermence, Joey Scandizzo Salon
- Ashley Lockie, Bach Hair
- Nicole Jeffery, Horse Meat Disco Salon
- Jelena Vasic, Joey Scandizzo Salon
New Zealand Creative Artist finalists
- Devo Peng, studioC
- Alie Doevendans, Ktizo Hair
- Alan Wang, Perfekt Hair Studio
- Peter Tong, Perfekt Hair Studio
- Kylie Hayes, Moha
All the best to the finalists for the next step in their journey at the 2019 International TrendVision Awards in Spain in March 2020.