The Wella World of Color benchmarks excellence in the Trend Vision competition

The Wella Professionals annual Trend Vision award is the best world class competition showcasing spectacular hairdressing that celebrates true creativity.

The finalists for the Australian Color Artist are

Sarah Culliford – Plumage @sarahculli_hair

Julia Demarte - Joey Scandizzo Salon @_juliademartehair

Caroline Daoud - UVA Salon @hairbycarolinedaoud

Evan Blitsas - UVA Salon @eblitsashair

Elena Nardone - Rokk Ebony @elenanardone

Daniel Reynolds - BIBA Salons @dreynolds_25

The finalists for New Zealand Color Artist are:

Shay Kapur - Rodney Wayne – Stylexpress @waysbyshay

Sky Srisukpolluck - The Black Studio @theblackstudionz

Jay (Yucheng) Jin – studioC - @jaycee.y.jin

Anthony Bayer - Anthony Bayer Hair @anthonybayerhair & @antsbayer

Su Lin - Su Lin Hair @susylenalin & @sulinhair

The finalists for the Australian Creative Artist are

Jude McEwen - TONI&GUY Perth Central @jude_toniandguyperth & @hairbyjudemcewen

Amy Gaudie - Urban Chic @amyurbanchic

Jacinta Hermence - Joey Scandizzo Salon @jacintahermencehair

Ashley Lockie - Bach Hair @ashleylockie___

Nicole Jeffery - Horse Meat Disco Salon @hairbyniccij

Jelena Vasic -Joey Scandizzo Salon @msjelenavasic

The finalists for New Zealand Creative Artist are:

Devo Peng – studioC - @evoofish

Alie Doevendans - Ktizo Hair @aliedoevendanshair

Alan Wang - Perfekt Hair Studio @alannz & @perfekthairstudio

Peter Tong - Perfekt Hair Studio – @pitapan428

Kylie Hayes - Moha Hairdressing – @kyliehayeshairartist

“The outstanding quality of work entered was inspiring, ensuring our esteemed judges had their work cut out for them determining the finalists. Wella Trend Vision leads the way with providing an unparalleled opportunity to celebrate the stylist’s artistry. We are so proud of the talent and look forward to celebrating these artists into our Wella family at our Gala event in January.” Tracey Hughes, Education & Digital Transformation Leader

The judging panel consists of both International and National including:

Sonya Dove, Rebecca Taylor, Mana Dave, Benni Tognini, NatalieAnne, Pavlos Divitaris, Damien Rinaldo, Frank Apostolopoulos, Jack Morton, Jacky Chan and Cameron Pine.

The finalist will now be required to re-create their look live in front of the judges and parade their models at the gala event. Wella Professionals education team and a selection of millennium artists, led by Creative Manager Ludmila Hlinovsky, will present a spectacular trends driven show taking the attendees on a sensory journey into an explosion of color and progression of society. Guest MC Lee Cohen will join Tracey Hughes as the evenings Hosts.

ANZ Trend Vision Gala Event

Date: Sunday 19 January, 2020

Location: The Venue, Alexandria

Tickets are now available via:

The winners will be representing Australia and New Zealand at the International TrendVision in Seville, Spain in March!