How it Feels to Deliver (and Receive) the World’s Most Hardcore Blackwork Tattoo
We interviewed the creators of "Feris Tergo"—the ultimate in performance art BDSM.
Portraits of South Africa's Bloodiest Prison Gang: The Number
Photographer Luke Daniel got access to the group that notoriously upholds their rules with sodomy.
Meet the Melbourne Artist Pushing S&M to the Bleeding Edge
For "Jilf," blood and trauma is all about empowerment.
The Huxleys Are Performance Art’s Answer to John Waters
The Australian duo believe you can never have too many sequins.
Meet the Tattoo Collective Who Prioritise Pain Over Aesthetics
Brutal Black describe their ritualistic approach to the needle as a "big fuck you" to soulless corporate tattoo culture.
A History of British Convicts Arriving in Australia With Hectic Tattoos
Examining 10,000 penal records and preserved skin samples, Simon Barnard has unearthed Australia's tattoo history back to the 1700s.
What It's Like to Have Your Balls Inflated
What's the deal with scrotum saline infusions? To find out, I went through the procedure myself.