As James pointed out earlier this year, the artist/photographer /club icon /makeup genius Ryan Burke is redefining the idea of beauty in the new millennium.
“The portraits I create, express a perspective on human styling that does not rely on conventional clothing, hair, makeup or accessories but rather an aesthetic derived from the use of unusual materials to create otherworldly personas.”
Here are some of his most incredible, sickening, awesome, inspiring looks of 2015. Follow him @ryburke on Instagram, it will make your 2016 more glamorous and interesting.
(Images, Instagram; select looks created for @patmcgrathreal)