Marco Castro is a Lima, Peru-born artist who has honed his beauty craft and gained recognition for his unique minimalist style developed over years of collaborating with François Nars.
He has partnered with celebrated artists such as Pedro Almodóvar, Nan Goldin, and Willy Chavarria while boasting an impressive list of clients that includes Cartier, Calvin Klein, and Nars. Marco's work has been featured in i-D, Document Journal, CR Fashion Book, Vogue, W, and Office Magazines, solidifying his notable figure in art and fashion.
Through his films Marco explores themes of diversity and immigration, capturing underrepresented faces through an elegant and intimate lens. Castro's highly acclaimed documentary and fashion short films have received recognition at over 30 film festivals, including the Palm Springs Film Festival, San Diego Latino Film Festival, Berlin Commercial, Milano Fashion Film Festival, and Malaga Film Festival.