A global citizen who loves to unite communities & push boundaries in order to bring about a more compassionate world.
Born in Little Rock, Arkansas and raised throughout the US & Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Chris Tabassi is a New York based Beauty/SFX Make-up Artist and Dancer. In 2013, Chris moved from Kuala Lumpur to New York City, where he received his B.A. in Dance Teaching at Marymount Manhattan College - under Dance Chair Katie Langan. Shortly after his early graduation in 2016, Chris enrolled at the Makeup Designory in NYC, logging in 812 hours to obtain his Master Make-up Artistry certification. With a passion rooted in movement, conceptual artistry, activism, and cosmic intricacies, Chris pulls eclectic inspirations from his blended Iranian and Venezuelan upbringing through the perspective of a queer gender neutral first generation American in the modern age. His ultimate mission is to combine his love for makeup and kinesiology to create high-end performance art, alongside collaborating with different artists in order to integrate a range of perspectives through a variety of artistic mediums.