Born in Armenia, raised in Germany, and now leaving her artistic mark worldwide.
With a passion for art since childhood, Marianna discovered her love for hair and makeup while working backstage at prominent German shows and events. She soon ventured into the fashion and commercial field, combining her skills with her passion for travel. From Cape Town to New York, London to Dubai, Marianna's talent flourished alongside internationally renowned photographers and models of diverse backgrounds.
Marianna's work garnered recognition with her first international publication in New York's fashion magazine, 'Zink.' She also left her mark on high-profile events like the Damiani Diamonds fashion show and the Bambi Awards in Germany.
In 2013, she relocated to Dubai, swiftly making waves in the fashion and advertising world. Her expertise graced the pages of magazines like Emirates Woman and Rolling Stones, while fashion brands and TV commercials sought her creative touch.
Mid 2013 a new chapter began for Marianna in Mumbai, India, where her career soared to new heights. Collaborating with esteemed photographers and gracing the pages of Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, and Elle, Marianna became a go-to makeup artist for India's biggest print and TV campaigns. Her artistic prowess attracted renowned designers and Bollywood celebrities, earning her the admiration of A-list stars like Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Anushka Sharma, and Priyanka Chopra.
Marianna's talent extended to the silver screen, as she worked on notable Bollywood movies such as "Ae Dil Hae Mushkil" with one of Indias famous directors Karan Johar shot in London and Paris and "Fanny Khan," leaving an indelible mark on lead actresses' hairstyles.
2015 leading the hair department at Lakmé Fashion Week which lead to ascended to the position of head of the entire makeup and hair department for Lakmé Fashion Week's 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, where her creations continued to captivate and introduce fresh trends to India's beauty industry
2019 receiving Vogue Beauty Awards for best make up of the industry, further cemented Marianna's position as a trendsetter in the beauty and fashion industry.
Beyond India, Marianna's influence expanded globally. Representing Estée Lauder in India, she became the brand's chosen makeup artist
Her collaboration with Eucerin for product development led to becoming the brand ambassador for Eucerin sun and international travels and makeup masterclasses across different countries.
Her artistic vision also took center stage alongside global celebrity performer Nora Fatehi, creating stunning looks for music videos and international performances like the FIFA World Cup Finale 2022.
In 2022, Marianna ventured into entrepreneurship, establishing Mukuchyan Artistry, a company representing a collective of talented hair and makeup artists. Through this venture, she provides exceptional hair and makeup services with her talented team for shows, shoots and events. She also designs looks for film characters and leaving a lasting impression wherever she goes.
Over the years Marianna has mastered her talent in nearly every aspect of hair and makeup industry. Desired by icon photographers, clients from beauty, fashion and commercial field and adored by A list celebrities, Marianna is not only trained in technique but her talent and brilliance as an artist and her versatility to handle all the areas of hair and make up with such professionalism has moulded her craft on which she has built her career on.
Marianna currently resides in Europe and Mumbai but travels globally for work.