Artists By Timothy Priano

ARTISTS by Timothy Priano is a premiere agency with a roster comprised of over 100 of the world’s top hair stylists, make-up artists, wardrobe stylists, manicurists, photographers and producers.

In 1981, Timothy Priano began his career as a hair and makeup agent, working with esteemed hairstylists Garren and Thom Priano. His clients high-profile success inspired Timothy to open his own agency, ARTISTS by Timothy Priano, in New York City in 1986. A Miami division, one of the first in the area, grew to meet demand in 1994 and a Los Angeles division followed in 2000.

In 2006, the agency joined forces with Jane Stewart Laidlaw of Chicago’s Stewart Talent Agency. Uniting Timothy’s expertise in building the world’s most established hair and makeup stars with Jane’s midwestern contacts, they quickly dominated the Midwest. This relationship led to a 2006 merger with Canada and their international territories in Paris and London.

Timothy’s reputation as an agent who cultivates and elevates the careers of his artists attracted such luminaries as Laura Mercier, Oscar Blandi and Francois Nars to his agency. Over the years, Timothy’s work led to the representation of the industry’s most revered and respected talent. Today Artists works with some of the most prestigious and influential names in the beauty business- Matin, Troy Surratt, Elle, Patrick Melville and Garth Condit, among others. The agency’s artists direct top beauty brands such as Redken, Herbal Essences, Neutrogena, Laura Mercier and Aveeno.

In the editorial, advertising and commercial world, the talent at ARTISTS is consistently tapped to create beautiful, fashion-forward and newsworthy looks. Working with top publications including Elle, Harper’s Bazaar, Vogue, and Vanity Fair, world-renowned photographers such as Annie Leibovitz, Patrick Demarchelier, David LaChapelle, and Gilles Bensimon, and major brands such as Versace, Calvin Klein, Giorgio Armani, Victoria’s Secret, DKNY and Michael Kors, the artists consistently raise the bar. You will find ARTISTS at the most prestigious events in the world, shaping beauty and style behind the scenes.

For nearly 25 years, ARTISTS has also been the go-to agency for Hollywood’s A-list. Celebrities including Cameron Diaz, Faith Hill, Jennifer Lopez, Jessica Alba, Julianne Moore, Renee Zellweger, Sarah Jessica Parker, Jake Gyllenhaal, Hugh Jackman, and Patrick Dempsey trust the talent from ARTISTS to provide dazzling red carpet looks and a flawless face for every appearance.

Representing the top beauty professionals in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Miami, Canada, Italy, London, and Paris, ARTISTS is committed to fostering talent and maintaining its reputation as the premiere full service beauty agency.



131 Varick Street Suite 905

New York, NY US

Main 212.929.7771

Fax 212.929.7760