Matthew Webb – a Star is Born
At just 21 years of age Mathew Webb is nothing short of spectacular. In this interview we discover Australia’s next young Star Stylist.
Without a doubt Matthew has announced his arrival in the big time. With only a couple of years of serious shooting behind him this young man climbed into the finals of Hair Expo 2008 Photographic Collection of the Year.
Now he celebrates a Finalist position for the AHFA Hairdresser of the Year Award. AND he’s just been announced as one of the Finalists for Hair Expo Hairdresser of the Year.
Mathew is a charming and humble young man who credits his support crew with his meteoric rise least of whom is ‘uber shooter’ Andrew O’Toole.
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Extra Words By TK
Born in England, now residing in Australia, Matthew has quickly established a name as one of the countries finest up-and-coming artists.His career began like many others alike, in a small town with a void of a big city’s stresses. Nurtured by a loving team, he was able to relocate to Australia to pursue his career and obsession with photographic hair.
His fearless approach to pushing boundaries with shape and texture, has seen him working on key hair teams for internationally renowned designers such as; CHANEL, CALVIN KLEIN & MICHELLE JANK.
During his 3 and a half year voyage of discovery in Australia he has collaborated with the nations finest creative teams and produced imagery for the biggest print magazines including VOGUE, Harpers Bazaar, Oyster & YEN.
Matthew’s long-standing partnership with the global superpower TONI&GUY has lead him to a multi-award-winning status, and has provided him with a platform to share his skills with those around him. He is passionate about sharing his techniques and motivating those around him to push their creative limitations.
Matthew is persistent and driven, a true ingenieur. His achievements far surpass his years. With his innovative and professional approach to his craft, he has made many friends and is a valuable asset to any photographic crew.
Welcome to Australia Matthew!
Winner TONI&GUY Employee of the year 2006
Winner TONI&GUY International New-comer of the year 2007
Finalist TONI&GUY International Photographic Collection of the year 2007
Finalist Hair Expo Awards New Creative Force 2007
Finalist Hair Expo Awards Photographic Collection Of the Year 2008
Judges Recognition Hair Expo Awards New Creative Force 2008
Finalist AHFA NSW Hairdresser of The Year 2008
Finalist AHFA Australian Hairdresser of The Year 2009
Harpers Bazaar, Vogue, YEN, Oyster, KAREN,
Kurve, Shop Till You Drop, In-Style, NewWoman,
Fashion Journal, Highlights, Estetica , Culture