After training in Milan alongside world-renowned makeup artist Pat McGrath, Tim Quinn joined the Giorgio Armani Beauty team with the launch of the brand in September 2001. His myriad of experience as an artist includes work in TV, print and film.
Tim began his illustrious career in the beauty industry when he first began modeling at the age of 19. After numerous photo shoots and magazine layouts, Tim discovered that his true calling was behind the camera designing his own individual style and not in front of it featuring someone else’s designs.
As the US front-man for Giorgio Armani Beauty, Tim’s words of wisdom have graced the pages of Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, W, Elle, Glamour, More, Lucky, InStyle, Cosmopolitan, among others. Tim has been featured as one of the “25 Beauty Stars” in W magazine and won a 2011 Genius Award in Elle Magazine as a Genius Makeup Artist. He has worked backstage in Milan, Paris, Hong Kong and Beijing as well as at several award shows including the Academy Awards, the Golden Globes and the ESPYs. Tim has traveled internationally hosting special events, training and promoting the beauty line. Additionally, Tim has been featured numerous times on television programs such as the Today Show, Extra and E! Entertainment. Tim was awarded the title of “Beauty Tsar” at Hollywood Magazine’s 2008 Hollywood Style Awards.
Tim has worked with a number of celebrities including Uma Thurman, January Jones, Kerry Washington, Glenn Close, Debra Messing, Victoria Beckham, Kim Cattrall, Gwen Stefani, Kate Bosworth, Andrea Mitchell, Minnie Driver, Ziyi Zhang, Amber Heard, Jordana Brewster, Olivia Munn, Brooke Shields and Dr. Jill Biden.