About Nicoletta Conteduca

Nicoletta Conteduca attended and completed "The Studio" make-up school of Bologna in 1990. She then started practicing make up and hair styling for spouses, participated in various theatrical events at the Bologna municipal theatre (Teatro Comunale) and worked at the Cosmoprof and CACF trade shows in Bologna.

Then came the TV shows, in Rome and Milan, where she made up guests and assisted during program recordings.

In 1997 she first approached the world of fashion, working with different photographers mainly in the Bologna area, A few years later she met photographer Maurizio Fantini, who had started off as a landscapist and had subsequently turned to fashion in the mid '90s. With him she started a long-lasting collaboration, taking care of the make-up and hair styling of models renovating their look books. By the end of 2003 she was well known in the whole of the greater Bologna area and had ongoing collaborations with all the most important model agencies and photographers of Bologna, Modena, Carpi, Reggio Emilia and Milan.

Nike, La Perla, Max Mara, Islo, Paladini, Manila Grace, are but a few of the many customers that yearly turn to Nicoletta when shooting their winter and summer collections (see list of references).

Credits and Specializations:

1992 - Cinema Special FX course organized by the Municipality of Bologna

1995 - Specialization course on eyebrow care and make-up in Paris

1995 - Specialization course for image makers at the Style London School