Paula De Oliveira Silva is a professional makeup artist, entertainment specialist, & wardrobe stylist based in Chicago, IL. Paula has professionally been working within the entertainment industry for over 8 years. She established her own artistry production company in 2016, Paula Silva Artistry Co. She has always had a passion for art, fashion, & cosplay. Her love for the creative arts started at a young age, with a passion of studying fine arts; painting and sculpting as a focus. In college, she studied special effects makeup at Tom Savini's Spfx program. To further her education, she pursued a degree in the Fine arts at DePaul University with a focus on Painting.
Paula is a one woman show; Her artistry skills are very well rounded, from eccentric body paint, to natural glowing bridal makeup, to editorial fashion glam. She also provides lavish interior decor to your events, & stunning entertainment bookings for any occasion. In addition, she can accommodate your every need with precise attention to detail in wardrobe styling.
In her career, She was artistic director, head makeup artist, costume stylist, and performer at with one of the largest entertainment companies, Zhantra Entertainment Chicago, for 6 years. She has been flown out to Miami, New York, & Las Vegas for her services. Paula is extremely passionate about her craft, very driven, innovative, & creative. Her love for art & design speaks for itself within her work. She prides herself with being responsible, punctual, original, & organized. There's no task too great for her to accomplish.
Some of her past achievements have been;
-Creative Director of Underground Nightclub
-Lead makeup artist of Ultra Music festival in Miami, FL,
-Lead Makeup artist at Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas, NV
-Makeup artist for MFC in Las Vegas, NV
-Artistic director of Spring Awakening music festival in Chicago, IL for 5 years
-Artistic director of Wavefront Music festival in Chicago, IL
-Artistic director of Freaky Deaky Music Festival in Chicago, IL
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