Fashion & Beauty / Beauty

Chromesthesia

Make-up artist Andrew Gallimore creates sound-to-color synesthesia in this unique beauty shoot from HUNGER's Listen Up issue.

We all know an image is worth a thousand words but what about a sound? Makeup artist Andrew Gallimore ponders this very question in this beauty editorial taking chromesthesia as its point of inspiration. Capturing this multi-sensory way of seeing, neon colours travel along noisewaves to depict the textured frequencies of each song or soundbite we encounter. As it turns out, there’s a whole lot more than what meets the ear…

27 December 2019