Highest Ever Entries For International Visionary Award
The International Visionary Award was founded in order to give opportunity to unknown talent, and this year’s saw the highest ever number of entries from over 50 countries, in the 3 categories: Cut & Colour, Avante-Garde & Mens.
Alternative Hair President
Judging the entries last week, Alternative Hair President, Anthony Mascolo said: “This competition becomes more exciting every year and the presentation of the finalists, within the Alternative Hair Show has become one of the highlights of the evening. I am inspired to see the work that is sent in. Entries have come from an unbelievable number of countries including most of Europe and Scandinavia, but also from Canada, Australia, Japan, the USA, Taiwan and Bermuda.”
The names of the finalists appearing in each category have just been launched on Alternative Hair’s digital platforms, and they will go on to appear live on-stage at the Royal Albert Hall on Sunday on October 16th 2017. Now in its 35th year, the Alternative Hair Show has been staged at the Royal Albert Hall in London for many years. This truly unique charity event presented by hairdressers, for hairdressers, and dedicated to Fighting Leukaemia is a platform for the world’s leading artists and new talent, highlighting their creative collections and spectacular hair creations.
A Charitable Cause
The Alternative Hair Charity Foundation raises funds to support blood cancer charities and to date has raised in excess of £12 Million towards successful research into childhood Leukaemia.
For more information on the Alternative Hair International Visionary Award, or for information and tickets on this year’s Show, UTOPIA, check out the Alternative Hair site.